Skip to main content

MacKenzie Center

MacKenzie Center

Description

The MacKenzie Center, just 25 miles north of Madison, is one of the most diverse education centers in Wisconsin. With interpretive trails, exhibits, museums and programming available for school and youth groups, MacKenzie is a wonderful place to visit and learn about the natural world. The State Game Farm is connected to the MacKenzie Center and is adjacent to the arboretum on the western half of the property.

  • Event

    Pollinator Palooza

    -

    Birds are out and about! Let’s catch a glimpse of these feathered friends as we meander the South Trails.

  • Event

    Wisconsin Wildlife Day

    -

    Join the MacKenzie naturalist on a guided tour of the MacKenzie Wildlife Area to learn more about the animals that call this state home

  • Event

    Storytime With Animals

    -

    Learn about what flies, slithers, hops and walks through nature with stories read by MacKenzie Center naturalists and explore the lives of animals in the wildlife area.

  • Event

    Chat With A Falconer

    -

    Join MacKenzie Staff member, Jake Pace, in learning about the art of falconry!

  • Event

    Feather Frenzy - Summer Birding

    -

    Birds are out and about! Let’s catch a glimpse of these feathered friends as we meander the South Trails.

  • Event

    Youth Archery Day

    -

    This free archery clinic for kids ages 8 -15 will introduce your child to the sport of archery or help sharpen their skills.

  • Event

    Storytime With Animals

    -

    Learn about what flies, slithers, hops and walks through nature with stories read by MacKenzie Center naturalists and explore the lives of animals in the wildlife area.

  • Event

    Invasive Species Awareness Day

    -

    Join MacKenzie naturalists for this invasive species education and eradication event.

  • Event

    Underwater Wonders: Pond Study

    -

    Did you know that you can learn a lot about the health of a pond by what critters you find living there?

  • Event

    Storytime With Animals

    -

    Learn about what flies, slithers, hops and walks through nature stories read by MacKenzie naturalists and explore the lives of the animals in the wildlife area.

Subscribe to MacKenzie Center