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Open 7 days a week
10:00AM - 4:00PM

​Explore the VINS Nature Center

Forest Canopy Walk

Forest Canopy Walk

New Exhibit Coming Fall 2019!

Forest

Forest Exhibit

Experience the sights and sounds of a natural forest.

Birds Are Dinosaurs

Birds Are Dinosaurs

Journey through 250 million years of avian evolution.

Raptors Up Close

Live Raptor Programs

Educational and fun, connect with the masters of the sky. 

Feeding Times

Feeding Times

Discover what it takes to care for our resident creatures.

Enclosures

Raptor Enclosures

Get up close to eagles, falcons, owls and more!

Nature Trails

Nature Trails

Explore our nature trails that
wind through the forest.

Project FeederWatch

Project FeederWatch

Collect data on the wild birds that visit our feeders.

Adventure Playscape

Adventure Playscape

A natural place for kids with elements for creative play.

Wild Bird Rehab

Rehab-in-Action

A glimpse into the exciting world of avian rehabilitation.

Songbird

Songbird Aviary

View several species of native, wild songbirds.

Scavenger

Scavenger Hunts

Search for answers and explore the marvels of Mother Nature.

Songbird App

A Chorus of Songbirds

Designed for experienced and novice birders.