About Us

Nature Center’s Goal is to Educate & Empower


Enhance awareness and understanding of the land, water, and wildlife resources; empower the community to become stewards of the environment.

Maplewood Nature Center is 1 of 35 parks owned and operated by the City of Maplewood. This free city park is a premier nature destination close to home and a great place to visit! The nature center receives up to 15,000 visitors per year.

Trail and building maintenance at the nature center are supported by the city’s Public Works and Parks and Recreation Departments.