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Welcome to Quarry Hill

Quarry Hill Nature Center is located in 320-acre Quarry Hill Park, often referred to as the "Jewel" of the Rochester Park system. Year round free admission, learn more about the Nature Center features here.

Cave Tour and Historic Hike
 
$2/adults, $1/child
free for members
December 11, 1:30 PM2:30 PM

Quarry Hill Park was formerly the grounds of the Rochester State Hospital. Learn about some of the Park's historic structures before a short hike to tour the sandstone storage cave, carved in 1882.

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Nature Nuts: Nuts About Squirrels
 
$8.00
$6.50/members
pre-registration required
December 17, 10:00 AM11:00 AM

Go nuts! Winter is coming - are the squirrels prepared? Guided by a Quarry Hill Naturalist, learn all about these nutty creatures through story, art and outdoor adventure.

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Critter Sunday: Rockin' Raptors
 
$2/adults, $1/child
free for members
December 18, 1:30 PM2:30 PM

Meet our wildest neighbors! The animal residents who live in Quarry Hill Park are amazing. Superpowers may have originated with raptors. Keen eyesight, highly sensitive hearing, speed, silent flight and more, prepare to be amazed. 

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Building is Closed
December 24, 9:00 AM5:00 PM

Nature Center is closed today.

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