Environmental Center

Family & Small Group Programs Available. Call for Information, 973-228-8776!

Upcoming Events at Environmental Center

Nov 2
DINOSAUR CAMP GEOLOGY TOUR & WILD ART
Tuesday, November 2 ~ 11am to 4pm
For children in grades 1-5. Take a guided hike of the Walter Kiddie Dinosaur
Quarry with Essex County Environmental Center Natu...
Nov 4
FOREST FRIENDS CAMP
Thursday and Friday, November 4 & 5 ~ 9:30am to 3:30pm
For students in grades K through 3. Learn about New Jersey’s forest friends by way of
exploration, games and craft activ...
Nov 5
FOREST FRIENDS CAMP
Thursday and Friday, November 4 & 5 ~ 9:30am to 3:30pm
For students in grades K through 3. Learn about New Jersey’s forest friends by way of
exploration, games and craft activ...

About

The Essex County Environmental Center, a facility of the Essex County Park System, is an environmental education center with a mission to create awareness, understanding, and appreciation of the environment and its relationship to Essex County residents.  The Center is dedicated to uniting its twenty-two communities through integrated educational programs including hands-on activities.

Location
621-B Eagle Rock Avenue
Roseland, NJ 07068
Hours
Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 5:00pm and Saturday from 10:00am to 2:00pm.
Admission
Pre-registration is required for all programs unless otherwise noted. For more information, please call 973-228-8776
Contact
Tel: (973) 228-8776
Fax: (973) 228-3793
Distinguishing Features
  • Educational programs
  • Canoeing
  • Birding
  • Hiking
  • Birthday Parties
  • Event Rentals
Parking
There are two parking lots, one at the Center main building and the other at Garibaldi Hall

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