Welcome to Louisville Nature Center
A truly unique community resource, the Louisville Nature Center offers wonderful opportunities for nature study and recreation–right in the heart of the city! The Louisville Nature Center provides nature education and encourage stewardship in an urban forest.
Among our unique features are:
- A wildflower garden and pond
- Gardens that attract seasonal butterflies
- Hiking trails through the Beargrass Creek State Nature Preserve
- A one-of-a-kind bird blind
- Wildlife exhibits & Beargrass Creek watershed exhibit
- Rental space and our quiet library
Come on out and experience all nature has to offer! Admission is FREE, but donations to support our educational programs are always greatly appreciated!
Hours of operation are Monday - Saturday 9am - 4pm
No Dogs or Bikes allowed in the Preserve.