Dillon Nature Center

3002 E. 30th Ave.
Hutchinson, KS 67502- Map It
(620) 663-7411

AAA Editor Notes

Dillon Nature Center is at 3002 E. 30th Ave. The 10,000-square-foot visitor center houses a nature gallery featuring a diorama explaining the area’s plants and animals. Other exhibits include an underground theater, aquariums and interactive displays. Three miles of mostly unpaved nature trails afford visitors an opportunity to enjoy the outdoors. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
Free. Admission is charged for programs and events.
Hours: Trails and grounds open Mon.-Fri. 8-8, Sat.-Sun. 9-8, Apr.-Sept.; Mon.-Fri. 8-6, Sat.-Sun. 9-6, rest of year. Trails and grounds closed Christmas. Visitor center open Mon.-Fri. 8-7, Sat. 10-5, Sun. and holidays 1-5, Apr.-Sept.; Mon.-Fri. 8-5, Sat. 10-5, Sun. and holidays 1-5, rest of year. Visitor center closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.