Discovery Place Nature Exploration Weekend

Friday, May 3 through Sunday, May 5
Discovery Place Nature
Presented by Discovery Place Science

Join Discovery Place Naturalists on a journey into the Blue Ridge Mountains for a weekend of outdoor adventures. Nature lovers of all ages are welcome!

At an elevation of 3,300 feet, Wildacres is a beautiful retreat center in Little Switzerland, NC. Renowned naturalists and outdoor professionals will lead classes and workshops, hikes and explorations. A variety of activities will be available for the enjoyment of children and adults. 

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Friday, May 3 through Sunday, May 5 · add to calendar 2019-05-03 09:00:00 2019-05-05 17:00:00 America/New_York Discovery Place Nature Exploration Weekend Discovery Place Nature, 1658 Sterling Drive, Charlotte, NC, 28209

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Discovery Place Nature

1658 Sterling Drive
Charlotte, NC 28209
704.372.6261 phone

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From Discovery Place: Take 7th Street east. Turn right on Kings Drive. Kings Drive becomes Queens Road West at a traffic intersection. Continue on Queens Road West. Turn right onto Princeton Avenue and right onto Sterling Road.

From I-77: From I-77, exit Woodlawn Road (Exit 6A). Bear right onto Woodlawn and drive east for two miles turn left on Park Road. Drive north on Park Road for one mile and turn right on Princeton. Turn left on Sterling Road and right into the museum.

From Highway 74 headed west, take Independence Boulevard to Kings Drive. Take a left on Kings Drive, which turns into Queens Road West at East Boulevard. Take the next right onto Wellesley. Turn left on Sterling Road. The Nature Museum is on the right.