There is always something going on at the Great Plains Nature
If you are interested in upcoming events, follow the links above.
Got an idea for something you would like us to offer? Just
let us know!
has a full schedule for April and May school programs and we sadly cannot
take any more reservations for our guided field trip experiences
during that time. We are a public visitor center, so if you have a
group that wants to come out, you may do so, but please call and let us know
your plans so:
a) we can mark it on
our building calendar and
b) we can inform you what else is going on at the same time. Thanks for your
To schedule a school
field trip please read the instructions here.
We begin accepting
reservations in mid-August for the following school year.
For those programs requiring a fee you may register over the phone by
the Owl's Nest Gift Shop at 316.683.5499 x111 between the hours of 10-4,
Payment for phone registrations may be done with a credit card.
You may also register
For free programs that require registration, please see the program description for the
Full payment must accompany registration.
Make check payable to: GPNC
If mailing the registration form in, send it to:
PROGRAMS, GREAT PLAINS NATURE CENTER
6232 E. 29TH STREET N.
WICHITA, KS 67220-2200
Registration will close when class/program is full or three business
days prior to program.
All programs have a minimum and maximum size limit.
A program may be cancelled if minimum is not met.
PLEASE register each participant separately.
For scout programs, a single registration for all scouts in your group is sufficient.
All programs are held at the Nature Center unless otherwise noted.
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Questions or comments? Send Email to Jim Mason
Or write us at:
Great Plains Nature Center
6232 E. 29th Street North
Wichita, KS 67220-2200