There’s something magical about spring, especially in Minnesota when bitterly cold winters keep us cooped up for long stretches.And then there's that...
Minnesota nature centers
Minnesota is home to a stunning selection of nature centers that offer programming for even the youngest of kids — as well as older explorers and would-be naturalists. Below are some highlights. Find more at exploreminnesota.com.
Dodge Nature Center, West St. Paul, dodgenaturecenter.org
Eastman Nature Center, Dayton, tinyurl.com/eastman-nature-mn
Harriet Alexander Nature Center, Roseville, tinyurl.com/harriet-nature
Lowry Nature Center, Victoria, tinyurl.com/lowry-nature
Maplewood Nature Center, Maplewood, tinyurl.com/maplewood-nature
Richardson Nature Center, Bloomington, tinyurl.com/richardson-nature
Springbrook Nature Center, Fridley, springbrooknaturecenter.org
Tamarack Nature Center, White Bear Township, tinyurl.com/tamarack-nature
Wargo Nature Center, Hugo, tinyurl.com/wargo-nature
Westwood Hills Nature Center, St. Louis Park, westwoodhillsnaturecenter.org
Wood Lake Nature Center, Richfield, woodlakenaturecenter.org
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