Stony Kill Farm Environmental Educational Center

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Facility:Stony Kill Farm Environmental Educational Center
Description:Stony Kill Farm EEC is an education center dedicated to enhancing environmental awareness and appreciation of the natural world. This facility includes over 1000 acres of rolling country side, farmland, ponds, woodlands, meadows, cultivated fields, and fallow fields. Located in Dutchess County in southeastern New York State, it offers a special setting where visitors discover the delicate interweaving of all living things. The (Verplanck) Manor House visitor center includes a library where you can simply come and identify a plant or animal or do research on various natural history topics, an exhibit room and staff offices. The public area is wheelchair accessible.

Programs are held year-round for children, adults, educators, scouts, groups and the general public; topics can include natural history, plants and animals, and natural resources. By participating in the educational programs, interpretive walks, annual events and festivals you get a real opportunity to enjoy and appreciate the outdoors and to know Stony Kill Farm.
A D D R E S S
Address 1:79 Farmstead Lane
Address 2:
City:Wappingers Falls
State/Province:NY
Zip Code:12590
V I S I T I N G   I N F O
Hours:Grounds: Open daily from sunrise to sunset (even on state holidays)

Visitor Center Office Hours:
Weekdays: 8:45 am - 4:30 pm
Saturdays: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sundays: 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm (April, May, June, September and October)
**Visitor Center closed state holidays**

Barn Open: Saturdays Only: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm (May thru September- weather permitting)
Admission:varies by program
Telephone:(845) 831-8780
Website:http://www.dec.ny.gov/education/1833.html
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