The Butterfly House is open Wednesday through Sunday 11am-4pm weather permitting. For inclement weather please call ahead. The Butterfly House is closed Monday & Tuesday and will remain closed after October 1st.

For Libraries & Other Groups

The Tenafly Nature Center welcomes libraries, senior groups, garden clubs, and other organizations and meetups. We can also come to your location for a lecture, Earth Day event, or other tabling event. If you're interested in renting space at the Tenafly Nature Center, visit our Pavilion & Campfire Rentals webpage. We also offer Professional Development to educate others in methods to utilize various environmental education resources.  


Whether you want your patrons to learn about reptiles and amphibians, meet birds of prey or explore the wildlife of New Jersey's forests, Tenafly Nature Center has the program for you! Our programs are designed to involve participants through the use of live animals, hands-on activities and interactive experiences. Can't come to the Tenafly Nature Center? Schedule a TNC to Go for interactive programs at your location.

Day Trips

Join one of our Environmental Educators to discover what our 380 acre living museum has to offer!

TNC to Go

Can't come to the Tenafly Nature Center? You can get TNC to Go for interactive programs at your location.

Self-guided Groups

Tenafly Nature Center welcomes visitors and is open year-round. If your group of 10 or more participants is unable to schedule a program with one of our educators, contact us about a self guided visit!