Please call the individual sites directly to inquire about the events listed on our event calendars and to inquire about hours.

The Maurice D. Hinchey Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area does not own or operate any of the sites listed below. They are owned and managed by the organizations listed in the site descriptions. Please call ahead for special accommodation needs or with any questions about their sites.

Hudson Highlands Nature Museum


The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum consists of twosites. The Wildlife Education Center offers hands-oninteractive exhibits as well as an indoor mini-zoo thathouses animals native to the Hudson River region.Surrounding the Center are well-marked family friendlytrails. At the Outdoor Discovery Center, families can hikea variety of trails. Families can also participate in theweekend nature programs or visit the GrasshopperGrove Play Area for children (recommended for ages 2-7years old).

Amenities:Family Friendly,Greenway Trail Access, Restrooms

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