Frick Environmental Center

The Frick Environmental Center is a Living Building that is free and open to all

The Frick Environmental Center is a welcome facility, education hub, and gateway to Frick Park. Free and open to all, this cutting-edge facility enhances visitor experience and inspires learners to discover one of Pittsburgh’s largest parks.

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2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

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Upcoming Events

Forest Bathing

October 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join the staff of the Frick Environmental Center for an evening of Forest Bathing. (Meet at the stone gatehouse) So, what is Forest Bathing? Forest bathing is a guided exploration that centers on slowing down, unplugging, and awakening our senses while resting outside, immersed in nature. Spend the evening walking through a meadow, sitting under…

Forest Bathing with 10.27 Healing Partnership

October 6 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join the 10.27 Healing Partnership and the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy for our 4-week healing, consciousness building forest bathing series at the Frick Environmental Center. We will take 90 minute gentle walks throughout Frick Park while nurturing our connection to the natural world through meditative practices. Event Dates and Registration Thursday, September 15 – Click here…

World Migratory Bird Day Walk

October 8 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join Naturalist Educator Stephen Bucklin on a birding walk to celebrate fall migration. No prior experience required, and binoculars will be available for those who would like to borrow a pair for the walk. Walk will meet at the fountain outside of the Frick Environmental Center. Click here to register!  

Azure Forest Therapy Walk & Sound Bath

October 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join us for a sensory forest walk where you can create music inspired by nature and relax in a beautiful sound bath. These walks are free, sensory-friendly, and “all behaviors welcome!” Click here to get your FREE tickets!

Fluorescent Forest Walk

October 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join Naturalist Educator Stephen Bucklin on a walk through the forest at night to search for fluorescent organisms. Hike leaders will use UV flashlights to light up the trail and search for things that glow in the dark. This can include a number of things – from trash and rocks to mushrooms and more. We…

Bump in the Night

October 21 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Every October, kids and adults love to discover what goes bump in the night in Frick Park! Registration for 2022 Bump in the Night will open on Monday, October 3 at 12:00 P.M. Stay tuned for details!

Bump in the Night

October 22 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Every October, kids and adults love to discover what goes bump in the night in Frick Park! Registration for 2022 Bump in the Night will open on Monday, October 3 at 12:00 P.M. Stay tuned for details!

Bump in the Night

October 28 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Every October, kids and adults love to discover what goes bump in the night in Frick Park! Registration for 2022 Bump in the Night will open on Monday, October 3 at 12:00 P.M. Stay tuned for details!

Bump in the Night

October 29 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Every October, kids and adults love to discover what goes bump in the night in Frick Park! Registration for 2022 Bump in the Night will open on Monday, October 3 at 12:00 P.M. Stay tuned for details!

Story Hike: Ruby’s Birds

November 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join a naturalist educator for a read aloud of Ruby’s Birds by Mya Thomson. Then make your own pair of binoculars and head out on the trail to look for the birds in Frick Park. This hike/activity is best for families with younger children (under 8). Under 1 mile, slow paces, route with paved path.…