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Abbotts Mill Nature Center

P. O. Box 700
Hockessin, DE 19707
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  • Description - Abbotts Mill Nature Center

    Located in a picturesque, rural setting in southern Delaware, Abbott's Mill Nature Center features: Year-round natural, cultural, and agricultural history programs available for individuals of all ages and the entire family. School field studies, classroom visits, and On-Your-School-Grounds programs available in line with current Delaware State Educational Standards. Overnight educational experiences at Redden State Forest Lodge. Girl and Boy Scout programs and service project opportunities available. Canoeing, survival skills,and mill-based programs available for youth groups and other organizations. Part of 313 acre Milford Millponds Nature Preserve with miles of public hiking trails for all abilities - trail Maps available at the Nature Center; Live Native Amphibians and Reptiles; Mammal, Waterfowl, and Raptor taxidermy displays. Historic water-powered grist and roller mill; ours available for small groups and through scheduled programs. Contact Nature Center for updated schedule. Tours are conducted during programs and Autumn at Abbott's Mill Festival. Teen Naturalist program available for youths, ages 13-17; week-long Summer programs for all ages (June-August). Contact the Nature Center for details.

  • Kids Activities Offered

    Birthday Parties,  Day Camp,  Kids Places,  Nature and Animals,  Nature Center,  Preschooler,  Science,  Summer Camp,  Toddler

  • Activity Age Range

    13 years to 17 years old

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