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  • Phone: (607) 732-6060

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Enjoy a day at Tanglewood devoted to our flying friends! Meet live owls and hawks; take home a pollinator-friendly plant from Chemung Valley Audubon Society; learn about bees with our beekeeper John; discover how important the river is with Friends of the Chemung River! Baked goodies and kids' activities too.

Free to attend; families welcome.

  • Tanglewood Nature Center & Museum
  • 443 Coleman Ave
  • Elmira, NY 14903-9311
  • April 20, 2019 to April 20, 2019
  • Free


Tanglewood Nature Center & Museum

443 Coleman Avenue
Elmira, NY 14903
(607) 732-6060

Nine miles of scenic trails in the Finger Lakes area that begin at the Nature Center allow you to experience the natural beauty of the Chemung Valley first-hand. We offer hiking year-round and winter activities including cross-country skiing and snowshoe rentals. Our 12,000 square foot building features a museum with 43 species of live animals, interactive exhibits and a comfortable library for bird-watching and reading. Looking for a place to gather? Our building also offers 2 meeting rooms for corporate meetings and events, retreats, wedding receptions and even Birthday parties!

Tanglewood is the local leader in environmental education; serving over 14,000 children in the Southern Tier of NY and the Northern Tier of Pennsylvania. We offer programs that include live animal presentations, outdoor experiences and hands-on activities. Our programs include school field trips, scouting groups, spring and summer camps and weekend activities for children.

Points of InspirationTanglewood Nature Center and Museum is part of the Points of Inspiration Scenic Views Trail. For more information and stops on the trail, visit