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Fenner Nature Center

2020 E. Mt. Hope Ave.
Lansing, MI 48910
Phone: (517) 483-4224
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The Visitor Center at Fenner offers exhibits that accommodate a variety of learning levels , each with varying stimulation so all visitors can engage with the exhibits at their own level of comfort. The Center also recently installed sensory safe LED lighting and keeps its tablets/audio visual features at sensory safe volume levels.

Call (517) 483-4224 for more information.

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  • Credit Cards Accepted:
    • MC, V, AE, DIS
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  • Directions: FROM NORTH: 127 South to Trowbridge Rd./MSU exit. Take exit (will be on Trowbridge Rd.). Go to Harrison Rd. (Trowbridge Rd. will deadend into Harrison Rd.). Turn right (south) on Harrison Rd. Go approximately 1/2 mile to Mt. Hope Rd. Turn right (west) on Mt. Hope. Go approximately 1 1/2 miles. Center is on the lefthand side (south) at the intersection of Mt. Hope Rd. and Aurelius Rd. FROM EAST: 96 West to 127 North (Exit 106B). Take 127 North to Jolly Rd. (Exit 11). Turn left (east) on Dunckel Rd. Go to Collins Rd. Turn left (north) on Collins Rd. Follow Collins Rd. approximately 3/4 mile to Harrison Rd. Turn left (north) on Harrison Rd. Go approximately 1/4 mile to Mt. Hope Rd. Turn left (west) on Mt. Hope Rd. Go approximately 1 1/2 miles. Center is on the lefthand side (south) at the intersection of Mt. Hope Rd. and Aurelius Rd. FROM SOUTH: 127 North to Jolly Rd. (Exit 11). Turn left (east) on Dunckel Rd. Go to Collins Rd. Turn left (north) on Collins Rd. Follow Collins Rd. approximately 3/4 mile to Harrison Rd. Turn left (north) on Harrison Rd. Go approximately 1/4 mile to Mt. Hope Rd. Turn left (west) on Mt. Hope Rd. Go approximately 1 1/2 miles. Center is on the lefthand side (south) at the intersection of Mt. Hope Rd. and Aurelius Rd. FROM WEST: 96 East to 496/Downtown Lansing (Exit 95). Take 496 East to Trowbridge Rd. (Exit 9). Take exit (will be on Trowbridge Rd.). Go to Harrison Rd. (Trowbridge Rd. will deadend into Harrison Rd.). Turn right (south) on Harrison Rd. Go approximately 1/2 mile to Mt. Hope Rd. Turn right (west) on Mt. Hope. Go approximately 1 1/2 miles. Center is on the lefthand side (south) at the intersection of Mt. Hope Rd. and Aurelius Rd.
  • Hours of Operation: Visitors center open: April-October: Tue.–Fri. 10 a.m.–4 p.m., Sat.–Sun. noon–4 p.m., November-March: Wed.–Fri. 10 a.m.–4 p.m., Sat.–Sun. noon–4 p.m.
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  • Admission Price: Admission: Free. Donations welcome.
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  • Size (in acres): 134
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