Visit the Nature Center
The Greenburgh Nature Center (GNC) facilities and grounds are available for rental for private group functions and special events. We offer an idyllic outdoor setting for weddings, corporate picnics, retreats, and family celebrations on our Great Lawn. Our indoor large Exhibit Room is equipped with media presentation equipment and can accommodate up to 60 people. The adjacent Discovery Room accommodates up to 30 people.
Use of the Grounds
The grounds of the Nature Center are available to visitors from dawn to dusk, however groups of 15 or more MUST call to schedule a time for their visit. Fees will apply. For a group of 15 to 30, the cost is $100. For a group of 31 to 60, the cost is $200. We cannot accommodate groups of more than 60, unless they have scheduled a program. Call 914-723-3470 to schedule your visit.
To Reserve Tent and Picnic Tables for a party or other gathering (for a group of not more than 30 people) Please note: Rental available April 1st to October 31st
Use of the tent and picnic tables are available on a first come first served basis. Rental of the tent and three picnic tables for two hours is available at a cost of $200 plus an $85 Family Membership fee, if you are not currently a member. Fee must be paid in advance. No refunds: if the gathering is cancelled due to inclement weather conditions, the host may reschedule the gathering for another day. Setup and cleanup for any gathering is the responsibility of the host. Please note: Alcohol is NOT permitted anywhere on the premises at any time. Call 914-723-3470 to reserve tent and picnic tables.
Outdoor Birthday Parties
- Available April 1 - October 31, subject to availability (NOT permitted on days of any GNC special outdoor events).
- Fee: $200 plus $85 family level membership, paid in advance.
- This fee allows for up to 20 children
- Additional children (over the 20) will be at a fee of $5 per child, with a maximum of 30 children total.
- No refunds; if cannot hold party due to weather conditions, host family may reschedule party for another day.
- Includes up to three picnic tables on lawn, reserved for party, two hours maximum, NO staff assistance or support.
- Setup and cleanup is the responsibility of the host family.
Call 914.723.3470 for more info or to schedule. Pizza orders may be placed with the GNC at least a week in advance, with payment due at time of order.
Note: If staff assistance or support is requested, the party event would then be calculated at our regular birthday fees which requires the purchase of a regular family membership plus the birthday party fee based on the number of attendees.