Plan A Visit

Everything you need to plan a memorable visit to The Wild Center and discover all that it has to offer.

Current Hours

The Wild Center’s indoor Living River Trail & outdoor experience are Friday through Sunday from 10am to 5pm.  An indoor Living River Trail, expanded Wild Supply Co., and Waterside Cafe are now open. Timed ticket reservations are required before visiting. Make a reservation here.

  • Adult Ticket (18 - 64)$20
  • Senior/Military Ticket (65+)$18
  • Youth Ticket (5 - 17)$12
  • Age 4 and UnderFree
  • MembersFree

Make a Ticket Reservation

Please note: The timeframes listed on the reservation page represent when your party should plan to arrive.  Once at the Center, please feel free to stay as long as you would like. All sales are final. There are no refunds, cancellations or rescheduling.

While we all love our pets, dogs, except for service dogs, are not allowed in the Center, on Wild Walk, or on our trail system during open hours.

Group Visits

For group visits of 10 or more people, we offer special rates that can help everyone experience what we have to offer.


Nearby The Wild Center

Discover nearby attractions, such as a hike to the top of Mt. Arab where an old Fire Tower provides incredible views.


Engage your students in an exploration of science and the natural world from a uniquely Wild Center perspective – no bus ride necessary.

Woman in wheelchair on The WIld Center's Wild Walk.

The Wild Center was designed intentionally to make nature accessible to everyone.

“linger in this glorious place…”

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