Open Wednesday to Sunday
The Belle Isle Nature Center is located on the beautiful Belle Isle State Park, which offers the perfect location for educational, environmental and natural experiences in the metro Detroit area. This also makes it possible for the Nature Center to provide excellent educational experiences for schools, families and community groups.
Belle Isle Nature Center visitors are able to get an insider’s view of an actual beehive and get an up-close view of Michigan wildlife. A bird observation window allows guests to watch native and migratory birds as they feed from natural and supplemental food sources. The Deer Encounter allows guests the opportunity to observe the fallow deer while learning about their history with Belle Isle.
The Belle Isle Nature Center is committed to increasing environmental awareness by providing educational programs to the community, students and teachers that address the following:
The Belle Isle Nature Center is dedicated to providing assistance in the development of our youth through: