Welcome to The Wild Center

Explore The Wild Center and its new Wild Walk—an elevated trail across the Adirondack treetops. Find new ways to connect with nature through outdoor experiences like iForest and guided canoe trips, and explore a 54,000-square-foot museum with live animals and hands-on everything.

 

The Wild Center and Wild Walk are open daily, 10am until 6pm.

Ways of Knowing

Indigenous voices come together to bring you Ways of Knowing at The Wild Center.

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Current Hours

The Wild Center and Wild Walk are open daily, 10am until 6pm.

  • MembersFree
  • Age 4 and UnderFree
  • Youth Ticket (5 - 17)$15
  • Adult Ticket (18 - 64)$22
  • Senior/Military Ticket (65+)$20

Tickets are good for two consecutive days.

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Calendar Highlights

There’s lots to do at The Wild Center. See what we’ve got planned for the season.

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Step into iForest: An immersive sound experience on The Wild Center’s campus and a new way to connect with the natural world through music.

See things from a new perspective on Wild Walk. Hang out high above the forest floor in the spider’s web and take in the view from the eagle’s nest.

“linger in this glorious place…”

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Otters at The Wild Center.

Every day our naturalists bring animals into the Big Wolf Great Hall for animal encounters.  Great for all ages, these close-up sessions feature ravens, porcupines, owls, snakes and many other fascinating species.

Parent with child exploring The Wild Center's campus.

Have a day? Two? Want to explore the area? Bringing children? Want to become a member? We’re here to help you plan your visit to The Wild Center and the surrounding region.