Hours & Admission

Refuge Hours
Winter (Oct-Apr) 8 AM – 5 PM
Summer Weekdays (May-Sept)
7 AM – 5 PM
Summer Weekends (May-Sept)
7 AM – 7 PM

Hardwicke Interpretive Center
Year Round 9 AM – 4:30 PM

$5 Adults (13-64)
$2 Children (3-12, under 3 FREE)
$3 Seniors (65+)
$1 Discount per person (with Military ID-Active/Retired)

9601 Fossil Ridge Road
Fort Worth, TX 76135
(817) 392-7410

Join The Friends of the Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge

Nature Center Notes

  • Bison are now on exhibit and can be seen along Buffalo Road.
  • Please ask at the Gatehouse which trails are not accessible.
  • April 27, 2019 we are holding a spring festival, “Nature Con…servation. Please save the date and look out for more details.
  • Sign up your kids for Summer Natural History Adventures. Click SUMMER CAMP for a brochure.
  • All professional photography requires a permit. Call 817-392-7410 for more information.

Want to know more about Reptiles and Amphibians? Sign up for our “In the Field with Reptiles and Amphibians” class. We will have class sessions and field experiences spanning 4 days (April 7, 14, 21, May 5). For more information, please call (817) 392-7410.

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life by enrolling and educating our community in the preservation and protection of natural areas while standing as an example of these same principles and values in North Central Texas.

Download January - March Phenology

The official program calendar of Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge

Download April - June Phenology

The official program calendar of Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge

Upcoming Events

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Wed 27

Wednesday Walk

March 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thu 28

Natural Guard

March 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thu 28

Nature Center After Hours

March 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 30

Natural Guard

March 30 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sat 30

Nature Hike

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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