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If you want to see some of the local wildlife (fish/turtles)? Great place to bring your young kids to learn about the local wildlife. With a view of the Deep Creek Lake in Deep Creek Lake State Park enjoy the hiking trails.
The Disvovery Center is in Deep Creek Lake State Park. Parking is free. The Center has a gift shop and displays of live and stuffed animals. The decks that surround the Center give great views of the Lake. The property has little discovery areas for...More
This let's you learn in a fun way what is around you in Deep Creek area. Hands on exhibits, lots of activities for young and old.
Aviaries have injured birds to show some local birds close up.
Staff really helpful.
This Discovery center has live eagles, owls, and red tail hawks to view and learn interesting facts. This is an educational site for persons of all ages especially designed for the young to explore hands on learning. Stop and spend an hour.
It's not a very big place but we were just looking for something to do to kill a little time before dinner. The kids really enjoyed it! They got to see butterflies, turtles, snakes, eagles and other nature things.
Visited Discovery Center once during our stay. We joined the program, along with many families, for reptiles and amphibians. It was very informative and we touched a snake for the first time. The program was free. The habitat for the presentation animals was on display...More
The nature center is not too large but was a perfect little jaunt right on the lake (can even drive your boat there and dock) for our family. It offered info on the local mine as well as having an aviary and several small animals...More