Experience the wonder of nature in the heart of the city.

Now Open Daily, 9am – 5pm*

The Fernbank Museum experience is expanding to the great outdoors. Explore nature in this all-new outdoor experience featuring dramatic highline trails, elevated tree pods, hands-on exhibitions and immersive nature experiences.

From within the WildWoods experience, guests will have direct access to Fernbank Forest—one of the largest old-growth urban forests in the country. Curated by Mother Nature, Fernbank Forest is a living laboratory where you’re likely to encounter birds, butterflies, wildlife and breathtaking champion trees.

Make the most of your visit by taking advantage of extended hours and by using these visitor tips!


*Extended hours offered every day through October 30.

Upcoming dates

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  • Starting Thursday, October 20th, 2016, repeated every day @ 9:00 am