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DuPont Environmental Education Center

1400 Delmarva Lane
Wilmington, DE 19801
302.656.1490

The Delaware Nature Society operates the DuPont Environmental Education Center in Wilmington, showcasing where the city, river, and marsh meet. The Center, owned by the Riverfront Development Corporation, is on the edge of the 212-acre Russell W. Peterson Urban Wildlife Refuge that adjoins the tidal Christina River, which is home to many species of amphibians, birds, mammals, fish, reptiles and native plants.

HOURS: VISITOR CENTER

November - March
Tuesdays – Saturdays: 10 am - 3 pm • Sundays: 12 pm - 4 pm

April - October
Tuesdays – Fridays: 11 am – 5 pm • Saturdays: 11 am – 5 pm • Sundays: 12 pm – 4 pm

Closed
November 26 • December 24, 25 • January 1

Hours of Operation

operating hours not provided - please call for details

Nearby Locations

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Nearby Parking

distance: 0.67 mi
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Latest Review:
Barney S.
This is a wonderful oasis of wildlife near the heart of Wilmington. We saw a juvenile bald eagle fishing in the river. There are nature trails and... read more

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