Fenner Nature Center

 

Welcome to Fenner Nature Center, with over 50 years of environmental education and recreation for the citizens of greater Lansing! A suggested admission to our visitor center: $2 per adult, $1 per child.


Trails are open daily throughout the year from 8 am - sunset.


Visitor Center Hours
Wednesday-Friday, 10am - 4pm
Saturday-Sunday, 12pm - 4pm
Closed Mondays, Tuesdays, and Holidays

Explore Store Hours
Saturday-Sunday 12pm - 4pm
*Open weekdays upon request with staff availability*

Contact Us
Phone: 517.483.4224
Fax: 517.377.0012
Email: info@mynaturecenter.org

2020 E. Mt. Hope Ave.
Lansing, MI 48910

Park Rules
Following these park rules helps to ensure that visitors will have an enjoyable experience at Fenner Nature Center.
  • Please stay on the trails
  • Collecting (plants, berries, rocks, etc.) is prohibited
  • Unsanctioned alcohol is prohibited
  • Bikes, rollerblades, and skateboards are prohibited on trails
  • Place all trash in trash receptacles
Fenner Nature Center is an environmental education center encompassing 134 acres. Now run by the non-profit Fenner Conservancy, the property includes over four miles of trails, including two handicap-accessible paved trail loops. Inside the Visitor Center, check out our collection of live native reptiles and amphibians; watch songbirds, deer and wild turkeys through our large picture windows; and explore our hands-on children’s exhibits. Scholarships for Fenner programs are available to those who demonstrate need.  No bikes, fishing/collecting, or unsanctioned alcohol, please.

Members of Fenner Conservancy receive a 10% discount in the Fenner Explore Store, a 15% discount or free admission to select programs and events, and Fenner Conservancy’s seasonal newsletter. Memberships also provide crucial funding for the operations of the nonprofit. To learn more about how to become a member, and other ways you can support Fenner Conservancy, please call 517-483-4224.


 Fenner Conservancy


Fenner Conservancy, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and managing body for the Fenner Nature Center, connects people to nature in the heart of Lansing through conservation, education, and stewardship.


Through the efforts of this organization, Fenner Nature Center continues to meet that commitment in difficult times, but we need your help to sustain this crucial part of our community.


To explore the many ways you can help financially support this vital organization, please call Liz Roxberry, Interim Director, at 517-483-44224 or click the "donate" button below. Thank you!



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Fenner Nature Center

2020 East Mount Hope Avenue, Lansing, Michigan, 48910

Phone: 517-483-4224 | Email: info@mynaturecenter.org


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