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Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center

350-acre sanctuary with hiking trails. Natural history exhibits, resident owls and hawks, interactive displays. Picnic areas, gift shop, evening meadow theater, adult and family programs.

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Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center (DPNC) is nonprofit environmental education center in Mystic, CT. DPNC offers 10+ miles of walking, hiking and birding trails within a 350-acre nature preserve.

The Nature Center's natural history museum includes interactive displays, a Night in the Meadow theater, live reptiles, amphibians and birds of prey; a state-licensed preschool; summer camp programs; and educational programs for all ages. Picnic areas and gift shop also on site.

Tour time: 1-2 hours


Other amenities: Dining Nearby, Dining nearby, Gift Shop, Parking, Parking, Printed Guides, Self-guided tours


Pricing: Adults $8, seniors and children $5; family and other memberships available. Military discount

Other Amenities: Bus Parking, Gift Shop, Groups Welcome, Guided Group Tours, Indoor Activity, Meeting/Event Facilities

Dates of Operation: Year-round



109 Pequotsepos Road
PO Box 122
Mystic, CT 06355


Mon.-Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day.

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