Warner Park Nature Center
Work at Warner Park this Summer
The Park will be alive with zebra swallowtail butterflies, green frogs and hummingbirds. What better way to enjoy summer activities than to work at the Nature Center? Job postings are listed below. Questions may be directed to the Nature Center at 615-862-8555.
WPNC Environmental Education Intern Announcement
SWEAT 2018 Job Announcement
PEN Pals 2018 Job Announcement
Visit the New and Improved Nature Center Museum
Enjoy a beautiful spring day in Warner Park, and before you get started on your hike or stop for a picnic, check out the new exhibits in the Nature Center. Learn about birds, mammals and bones. The big Beech tree is still here; new animals encircle your favorite exhibit!
The Nature Center is open Tuesday-Saturday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
- To provide quality environmental education and responsible recreation.
- To help protect, preserve, restore and manage the park ecosystem and all natural resources.
- To raise awareness, foster respect and share enthusiasm for the natural environment
Educate, protect, recreate!
Our campus includes the Susanne Warner Bass Learning Center which houses a natural history museum and programming space; the Milbrey Warner Waller Library complete with an extensive collection of natural history titles; the Emily Warner Dean Administration Building; a working organic garden including a greenhouse and a cedar shadehouse; a wildflower garden and fern garden; the Frist teaching pond; grounds landscaped with native plants; and the main trailhead for twelve miles of hiking trails.
The Nature Center is a place where people and nature come together.
We serve as a jump-off point for exploring the 2,684 acres of Nashville's Percy Warner and Edwin Warner Parks.
We provide natural history and education reference for individuals and groups.
We promote and serve as a resource for organic gardening and native plant landscaping.
We offer a wide range of environmental education programs, school field trips, educator training workshops, outdoor recreation programs and other special activities for people of all ages.