Featured Environmental Studies/Nature Centers

Carrie Murray Nature Center

The Carrie Murray Nature Center is located inside the 1216 acre historic Gwynns Falls and Leakin Park, one of the nation’s largest urban parks. The park is home to hawks, owls, deer, fox, raccoons, beavers, opossums, turtles, and a great array of song birds. 1901 Ridgetop Rd., Baltimore, MD 21207. Tel: 410-396-0808. Cost: Fee. ... More Info

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Irvine Nature Center

Founded in 1975, Irvine Nature Center has earned a reputation for providing quality environmental education for students and scouts of all ages. 11201 Garrison Forest Road, Owing Mills, MD 21117. Baltimore County. Tel: 443-738-9200. Fee.

Marshy Point Center

Situated on the Upper Chesapeake Bay along Dundee and Saltpeter Creeks, Marshy Point offers stands of old and young forest, open meadows, freshwater wetlands, and a web of tidal creeks and marshes for visitors to enjoy and explore. 7130 Marshy Point Road, Baltimore, Maryland 21220. Tel: 410-887-2817. Cost: Fee.

Oregon Ridge Nature Center

The Nature Center offers a variety of exhibits explaining the history, wildlife, and natural environment of the Park. 13555 Beaver Dam Road, Cockeysville, MD 21030. Baltimore County. Tel: 410-887-1815. Fee.