Sciences

Featured Environmental Studies/Nature Centers

Briar Bush Nature Center

Visit the 12-acre sanctuary at Briar Bush Nature Center for a day of nature activities. Take a guided seasonal nature hike, which focuses on topics such as insects, birds, plants, habitats, animal signs, and more. 1212 Edge Hill Road, Abington, PA 19001. Tel: 215-887-6603 ext. 17. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Center

Located in a historic horse stable, the environmental education center features an outdoor amphitheater, three demonstration gardens, a meadow, and three trails. 700 Cobbs Creek Pkwy., Philadelphia, PA 19143. 215-685-1900. Cost: Free/Fee.

Fox Chase Farm

Established in the 1600s at Mount Stanley, Fox Chase Farm’s educational programs focus on topics such as maple sugaring, agriculture, and more. 8500 Pine Road, Philadelphia, PA 19111. 215-728-5008. Cost: Free/Fee.

Overbrook Art & Environmental Center

Owned and operated by JASTECH Development Services, Inc., the Overbrook Art & Environmental Center strives to promote urban sustainability and positive environmental practices. 6134 Lancaster Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19151. Tel: 215-879-7770. Cost: Fee.