Baltimore Woods Nature Center is a not-for-profit place-based nature education organization. Our mission is to connect people with nature, both from the headquarters on 180 acres of land in Marcellus, NY, and from satellite programs in urban areas.

Third graders learn about the watershed and water quality in Onondaga Lake

Support Nature in the City

Make a donation and help us bring hands-on/minds-on natural science learning to K-6th grade Syracuse City school children.  Learn More about Nature in the City, its impact on student learning and the CNY sponsors who support this STEM initiative.

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Upcoming Programs

Baltimore Woods offers a variety of ways for the community to connect with nature. There’s still a little summer left. Check out our upcoming programs for summer and make plans for fall; there’s a little something for everyone!

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Nature Adventure Day Camp

Summer is here and there are still a few spaces left in our summer day camps. Come and join the fun! Read More


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