The Nature Center houses interactive educational displays and a recently installed “super microscope” that children are encouraged to use to get a close up look at nature. The building also provides space for seminars, workshops and children’s education programs. Drinks and limited packaged snacks are available, as are restrooms.
The Split Rail Gift Shop
The Split Rail gift shop is located in the Nature Center and features unique hand-crafted items, pottery, glassware and accents for the home, plus a good selection of items and books for the gardener. At certain times of the year, the shop also features seasonal gifts and locally made wreaths, centerpieces and holiday decorations. A special section for young shoppers is extremely popular and offers a number of very affordable options for children on a budget.
All Garden members receive a 10% discount. In addition, Lincoln Memorial Garden gift memberships are also available the desk.