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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.

Bock Beer Festival: A Celebration of Beer and the Fiery Science of Mulled Ale
March 31, 7:00 PM9:30 PM

Bring your friends for an evening featuring samples of spring bock beer varieties, snacks, live music and some “science of the night” including a chance to "poke" your beer at the bonfire.

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Nature Toddlers: Wonderful Worms
pre-registration required
April 1, 10:00 AM11:00 AM

Wiggly and wonderful, earthworms hide in the ground without making a sound. Discover what amazing ways earthworms help other plants and animals.

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Bird Banding Program
$2/adult, $1/child
free for members
April 2, 1:30 PM2:30 PM

Experience the beauty of birds up close as you try your hand at trapping, netting, banding and releasing birds.

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Spring Break Days Nature Camp - Pollination Celebration
pre-registration required
April 4, 9:00 AM11:30 AM

No homework required during this three-day mini camp for grades K-6. Spend your days off enjoying some good-natured fun with a Quarry Hill naturalist. Pollinators like bees, birds and butterflies have some of the most exciting, vibrant and important partnerships in nature. Come find out what all the buzz is about!

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