Hidden Oaks Nature Center

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center: Weekdays 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. Weekends Noon to 5 p.m.

7701 Royce Street
Annandale, Virginia

Michael McDonnell,
Manager

Hidden Oaks Nature Center Events

Pumpkin Patch at Nature Playce

10/27/2019 1:00 pm


Preschoolers hunt for their favorite miniature pumpkin in Nature Playce. They'll decorate it and take it home. Enjoy seasonal stories and a craft.

Illustrating Your Nature/Travel Journal

11/07/2019 7:00 pm


Learn how to take your field sketches and turn them into a journal page. Three sessions.

Tune in to Nature

11/11/2019 10:00 am


(3-6 yrs.) Use all your senses during a naturalist-led woodland walk. Enjoy learning how to connect with nature with less about identifying species and more about enjoying the experience. Plan on getting your hands gloriously messy during this engaging walk. The program at Hidden Oaks Nature Center runs from 10 to 11 a.m. The cost is $9 per child. Wear boots or…

Princess Tea Party

11/17/2019 2:00 pm


(3-Adult) Celebrate happily-ever-after with the princesses and their nature pals from your favorite fairytales. Discover how wildlife helps with happy endings. Come dressed as your favorite character and enjoy a sit-down tea with cookies, crafts and photo opportunities on a flowered throne. The program at Hidden Oaks Nature Center runs from 2 to 3:30 p.m. The cost…

My Sky Tonight!

11/23/2019 7:00 pm


(3-5 yrs.) Preschoolers are full of questions about the world around them. The night sky fascinates both young and old. Join a naturalist to explore the wonders of the night sky with activities, stories and a craft. The program at Hidden Oaks Nature Center runs from 7 to 7:45 p.m. The cost is $8 per child. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more…

Snake and Turtle feeding

11/29/2019 2:30 pm


(4-Adult) Enjoy a brief presentation and demonstration by our animal caretaker staff at Hidden Oaks Nature Center. At least one snake, two turtles and a toad will be fed. The program at Hidden Oaks Nature Center runs from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. The cost is $7 per person. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. For more information, call 703-941-1065.

Flying Squirrels-Gliding in Tonight

11/30/2019 7:00 pm


(4-Adult) Join a naturalist calling in these amazing night gliders and look for flying squirrels at roosting boxes near the nature center. Learn how you can encourage flying squirrels to visit your yard. The program at Hidden Oaks Nature Center runs from 7 to 8 p.m. The cost is $7 per person. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. For more information,…

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