WHITE MEMORIAL CONSERVATION CENTER


The White Memorial
Conservation Center
80 Whitehall Road
Litchfield, Connecticut 06759
(860) 567-0857



Our new Web address is: http://www.whitememorialcc.org
You should be transferred directly there.








Welcome To The White Memorial Conservation Center


   The White Memorial Conservation Center, an Environmental Education Center and Nature Museum, is located in the heart of the 4000-acre White Memorial Foundation in the hills of northwestern Connecticut.

   In 1964 the Center was established in the former home of Alain White and his sister, May. Their vision and generosity led to the formation of the White Memorial Foundation in 1913. White MemorialA non-profit tax exempt organization, the Center was incorporated to add the goal of Education to the Conservation, Research, and Recreation purposes for which the foundation was formed.

   The Conservation Center operates a Nature Museum with exhibits focusing on the interpretation of local natural history, conservation, and ecology, as well as a Museum Nature Store. Dormitory and Classroom Facilities on the property extend the opportunities for visitors to interact with the natural world.

   The outdoor arena includes the wildlife sanctuary maintained by the White Memorial Foundation. The Foundation today comprises 4000 acres of fields, water, and woodlands, trails, campgrounds, boating facilities, and special areas for large outdoor educational and recreational gatherings.


   The entrance to The White Memorial Foundation and Conservation Center is located approximately 2 miles west of Litchfield, Connecticut, off Route 202 on Whitehall Road.




WHITE MEMORIAL MUSEUM AND CONSERVATION CENTER
NATURE MUSEUM


Fergie Dragonfly raccoon
ESPECIALLY FOR KIDS EVENTS MUSEUM NATURE STORE



wood duck bird nest owl
MEMBERSHIP FACILITIES
Children's and Group Programs
PROGRAMS



Museum Hours:
Monday through Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday - 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.   Sunday - 12 Noon to 4:00 p.m.


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