Ashland Nature Center serves as Delaware Nature Society's headquarters with 130 acres of woods, meadows, marsh, the Red Clay Creek, and many trails to explore. The site is open to the public year-round, features educational programs, a picnic area, Visitor Center, Hawk Watch, Butterfly House, Bird Banding station, Bird Blind, Hummingbird Haven garden, two Lenni Lenape longhouses, and an overnight lodge for school and public groups.Support Ashland Nature Center »
Check out our winter activities for adults, kids, and families.
Wed, Mar 21 - Weather Statement: Due to inclement weather, the Ashland Visitor Center
will be closed on Wednesday.
We are located at:
3511 Barley Mill Road,
Hockessin, DE 19707
Call us: 302.239.2334
Ashland Nature Center
P.O. Box 700, Hockessin, DE 19707
Mon – Fri: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Sat – Sun: closed
Weekend hours return in April
Closed on select holidays
Open dawn to dusk
View and print our trail map and trail guide booklets.
Nonmembers: child (age 2+) $3 / adult $5
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