Daily Hours & Admission

Winter (Oct-Apr)
8 AM – 5 PM

Summer (May-Sept)
7 AM – 5 PM

No Admission after 4 p.m. to provide suitable and sufficient time on the Refuge

Hardwicke Interpretive Center

9 a.m. – 4;30 p.m.

$6 Adults (13 – 64)
$2 Children (3-12, under 3 FREE)
$3 Seniors (65+)
$1 Discount per person (with Military ID-Active/Retired)
$1 Dogs (Dogs FREE with FONC Membership)

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

  • Masks are no longer required, but social distancing is encouraged.
  • Bison are on exhibit off of Buffalo Road
  • All professional photography requires a permit. Call 817-392-7410 for more information.
  • Please keep your dogs on leash at all times and please dispose of their waste appropriately; not on trails.

Sign your children up for Summer Camp at the Nature Center. Visit the Summer Camp tab at the top of the page for more information or 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.

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Sat 19

Natural Guard

June 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon 21

Early Birds

June 21 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Tue 22

Dip Netting

June 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Wed 23

Flowering Plants Walk

June 23 @ 9:00 am
Thu 24

Natural Guard

June 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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