Cromwell Valley Park

Located in a 150-year-old renovated farm house on the former Willow Grove Farm, the Nature Education Center at Cromwell Valley Park offers plenty of opportunities for students and scouts to learn about nature, farming, local history, and conservation awareness. Come enjoy their collection of native turtles, frogs, toads, and snakes. Come explore the hands-on exhibits in the Discovery Room. Groups will learn about spring planting and fall harvest, and more in the Children’s Garden. Hiking trails are also available. 
 
Contact Info
Address: 2002 Cromwell Bridge Road, Baltimore, MD 21234. Baltimore County. Tel: 410-887-2503. Website: www.cromwellvalleypark.org. Hrs: Tue.-Sun. 9AM-4PM.
 
Trip Info:
Grade Level: Pre-K-9th. Activity Type: Guided Activities, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours. Cost: Fee. 
 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Environmental Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Environmental Science.  
 

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