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  Nature and Wildlife Center

Pajarito Environmental Education Center

The new Los Alamos Nature Center opened to the public in April 2015.
Summer camp students examine nature up-close.
PEEC has hikes and classes for all ages.
Student with bird at Park Flight program field trip.
The Los Alamos Nature Center has exhibits of local native animals.

The Pajarito Environmental Education Center (PEEC) operates out of the Los Alamos Nature Center, a showpiece building perched atop a canyon edge steps from downtown Los Alamos. The Nature Center features exciting, interactive exhibits that get kids and adults thinking and having fun while learning about nature in northern New Mexico. 

Get out on the trails: download the Los Alamos Trails app or join us for a hike or outing. Get closer to wildlife: visit our resident critters or watch some wild ones from our observation room. Expand your knowledge: attend one of our talks or classes, or participate in a school program. Zoom through the galaxy: take in a planetarium show in our state of the art facility. 

Seasons Open: All year

Hours Open: Mon 10-4, Tues 10-8, Wed 10-4, Thurs closed, Fri 10-4, Sat 10-4, Sun 1-4

Fees: Free

 ADA Accessibility Notes

The building is fully ADA accessible.

 Eco-Friendly Notes

The Los Alamos Nature Center is a LEED silver building.

 Pet Friendly Notes

Nearby hiking trails are pet-friendly.

For More Information, Contact:

Beth Cortright
2600 Canyon Rd., Los Alamos, NM 87544

Katie Watson
2600 Canyon Rd., Los Alamos, NM 87544

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Latitude: 35.884677000
Longitude: -106.306102000
Elevation: 7240 FT (2207 M)
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