6 Best Nature Centers in Delaware!

Explore some of the most beautiful and ecologically diverse places in the Diamond State. Refer to this list of the 6 best nature centers to start your adventures.

Ashland Nature Center of Delaware Nature Society, Hockessin, DE

Discover a different side of nature at the Ashland Nature Center. Explore over 130 acres of stunning woodlands, meadows, and marshes, including 4 miles of nature trails and the beautiful Red Clay Creek. Connect with the great outdoors and enjoy educational programs, a picnic area, a visitor center, and even an overnight lodge.

Abbott's Mill Nature Center of Delaware Nature Society, Milford, DE

Abbott's Mill Nature Center is the ultimate outdoor destination. Let your imagination run wild as you explore 376 acres of Milford Millponds Nature Preserve, featuring lush deciduous and Atlantic White Cedar woodlands. Take a journey along the handicap-accessible boardwalk, winding through a clear coastal plain stream to open meadows, a picnic area, and a Garden for Wildlife idea garden. Experience nature like never before.

James Farm Ecological Preserve, Ocean View, DE

The James Farm Ecological Preserve offers a breath of fresh air away from the hustle and bustle. A perfect escape for nature lovers, this preserve is a picturesque haven of wildlands and wildlife to explore. Come and discover the magic of this serene oasis at James Farm Ecological Preserve for yourself!

Lums Pond Nature Center, Bear, DE

Experience the state's largest freshwater pond like never before at Lums Pond State Park! From primitive camping to renting out pavilions to recreation activities like disc golf and tennis, this park is the perfect escape for you and your family. And don't forget to check out the nature center, where you can see live animal exhibits, including a 500-gallon freshwater aquarium with native fish.

DuPont Nature Center, Milford, DE

The DuPont Nature Center is a spectacular destination that offers a science-inspired journey, providing visitors with a fascinating insight into the ecology and natural history of the Delaware Bay. Step inside and explore interactive exhibits that bring this tranquil environment to life.

Killens Pond State Park, Felton, DE

Killens Pond State Park is an oasis of 1,443 acres of lush land that has been around for centuries. With the destination's roots as a draw for Native Americans and settlers to the Murderkill River's natural bounty, today's visitors can enjoy a recreational paradise and appreciate a piece of history.

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