John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove

Discover the life and art of John James Audubon at the 175-acre center made up of forests, fields, creek habitats, hiking trails, and even more to explore. Seasonal programs include creek ecology and maple sugaring. Groups can also learn about local habitats, or dissect an owl pellet. Receive a live Bird of Prey demonstration, and even get to meet a big bird up close. Visit the home of John James Audubon and take a scavenger hunt through it, or pick up a pair of binoculars and look for birds outside. The house also serves as a museum for Audubon’s art. 

Contact Info:
Address: 1201 Pawlings Road, Audubon, PA 19403. Montgomery County. Tel: 610-666-5593. Web: Hrs: Tue.-Sat. 10AM-4PM, Sun. 1-4PM.

Trip Info:
Grade Level: Pre-K-8th. Activity Type: Guided Activities, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1 hour. Cost: Fee. 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Environmental Science, Art.  

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Nature Exploration Lesson Plan

One single tree can provide the oxygen required for two human beings and over 8,000 sheets of paper. Nature centers and state parks provide a hands-on environment to discover facts about native plants and animals, as well as ways to preserve these natural resources.... Continue