Kids Discovery Center

Lots of exciting learning activities and crafts await you at the KIDS’ DISCOVERY CENTER!  New themes are presented monthly to engage kids (ages 3-8) and adults in nature-related fun. FREE TICKETS can be picked up at the Information Desk in the Visitor’s Center lobby, Tuesday through Saturday. Timed entry is on the hour from 9:00 to 12:45, and advanced reservations are recommended due to limited spaces. Call our front desk at 301-497-5760 to reserve a 35 minute time slot for you and your child. NOTE: Parents are required to work with their child at each of the parent-led activities.

October & November- “Gobble, gobble!” It that a turkey? It doesn’t look like the turkey we enjoy on Thanksgiving! Join us to learn about the Wild Turkey that you might see running around Patuxent.