Outdoor Classroom

The Ecostation

Prairie Ridge furthers the Museum's mission of enhancing public understanding and appreciation of the natural environment by providing an outdoor learning space while acting as a model for renewable and sustainable energy.

Prairie Ridge Hours
Monday–Saturday: 9am–4:30pm
Sunday: noon–4:30pm

Prairie Ridge Ecostation will be closed on Monday, October 7; Thanksgiving; Christmas Eve; Christmas Day; New Year's Day, and all state holidays.

We encourage you to visit our 45 acres of Piedmont prairie, forest, ponds, a stream and sustainable building features integrated with a wildlife-friendly landscape.