Hidden Pond Nature Center

CONTACT INFORMATION: The Nature Center is open Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (closed Tuesdays), and weekends from 12-5 p.m.
703-451-9588 TTY 711
8511 Greeley Blvd.
Springfield, Virginia
Jim Serfass

Hidden Pond Nature Center

A quiet woodland in Springfield

Undisturbed woodland, quiet trails, splashing streams and a tranquil pond. These are reasons to visit Hidden Pond Nature Center, a neighborhood haven filled with natural wonders.

Department Resources

Upcoming Featured Events

5:00PM, (8-12 years) Inspired by Pohick Rangers, this series takes you on an adventure…
7:00PM, (5-Adult) Join us for an evening campfire the whole family can enjoy. Explore…

Hidden Pond Nature Center Open House

Sunday, April 14, 3-5 p.m.

What do you want out of your park? What is important to you and to our community? After experiencing a sampler of our hands-on activities, guided hikes, and science demonstrations, share your feedback and have a say in the future of our programs. Let your voice be heard and have fun while doing it! If you cannot attend, please visit this website to submit your feedback on what you would like to see offered at our park. Hands on activities include touch and feel table with animal pelts and bones, rocks and mineral hardness test, and live animals. This event is free but registration is required.

Explore, Learn and Connect at Hidden Pond Nature Center This Summer!

Embark on a journey of exploration and discovery this summer with our immersive programs at Hidden Pond Nature Center. Dive into the wonders of the natural world through these hand curated summer programs. All programs are designed for ages 3 and older.

hidden pond summer program

Group Fees

There is a fee for groups of 12 or more visiting the site. Please contact the site ahead of time to pay the fee at fcpahiddenpond@fairfaxcounty.gov.

  • $30 per group (12-60 people)
  • $1 per additional person over 60 people


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