Our Visitor Center is NOW OPEN!

 

Come visit our revamped Gift Shop, animal ambassadors, and, of course, our trails & grounds.

 

Join us for one of our fun & outdoor Community Programs!

Donate to the Topper and Socs Memorial Fund

 

Support our Animal Ambassadors today!

Preschool
Preschool
The New Canaan Nature Center Preschool was founded in 1967 and is the oldest nature based preschool in the country.
Visit Us
Visit Us
Get lost in our boxwood maze in the Children’s Play Garden. Go on a scavenger hunt. Visit our Birds of Prey and so much more.
Programs
Programs
Our innovative use of wildlife and science education can bring everyone closer to nature, creating the perfect back drop for hands on learning.