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

An image of the Frick Environmental Center amphitheater.

Building Tour – Frick Environmental Center

February 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Learn more about green building, sustainability, and Pittsburgh history on a tour of the Frick Environmental Center! As a LEED Platinum and Living Building Certified building, the Frick Environmental Center is one of the greenest public buildings in the world. This one hour tour will use the Living Building Challenge framework to talk about what…

Discovery Time: Plants – Frick Environmental Center

March 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Stop by the environmental center classrooms between 1:00-3:00 for fun activities involving plants! Paint your own flower, play with a sensory bin full of seeds, look closely at pre-sprouted seeds, and more! This program is best for families with children ages 3-8. Click Here to Register Programs at the Frick Environmental Center are supported by…

Western PA Monthly Mushroom Club Meeting – Frick Environmental Center

March 12 @ 7:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join the Western PA Mushroom Club for an evening of fungi, fun, and friends! This month’s speaker is Club President Barbora Batokova, fungiwoman, presenting “An Introduction to Fungi”. Meetings are free and open to the public. No registration required.   Programs at the Frick Environmental Center are supported by the taxpayers of Allegheny County through…

Wild Ones Western Pennsylvania Area 2nd Annual Symposium – Frick Environmental Center

March 14 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

🌿 Wild Ones Western Pennsylvania Area 2nd Annual Symposium: What Does Ecologically Responsible Land Stewardship Look Like? 🌿 Join Western Pennsylvania Wild Ones for an enlightening day of exploration into the realm of Ecologically Responsible Land Stewardship at the 2nd Annual Wild Ones Western Pennsylvania Area Symposium! This year’s event promises to be a captivating…

Frick Environmental Center Building Tour

April 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Learn more about green building, sustainability, and Pittsburgh history on a tour of the Frick Environmental Center! As a LEED Platinum and Living Building Certified building, the Frick Environmental Center is one of the greenest public buildings in the world. This one hour tour will use the Living Building Challenge framework to talk about what…

Western PA Monthly Mushroom Club Meeting – Frick Environmental Center

April 16 @ 7:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

oin the Western PA Mushroom Club for an evening of fungi, fun, and friends! This month’s speaker is Richard Jacob, a Past President of the club. He will be presenting “A 5-Year Review of Psychedelic Mushrooms”. Meetings are free and open to the public. No registration required.   Programs at the Frick Environmental Center are…

World Migratory Bird Day – Frick Environmental Center

May 11 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

View our World Migratory Bird Day Page World Migratory Bird Day is an annual awareness-raising campaign highlighting the need for the conservation of migratory birds and their habitats. This year the focus is on the importance of insects for migratory birds. Come to the Environmental Center for a morning of bird related hikes and activities.…

Discovery Time: World Migratory Bird Day – Frick Environmental Center

May 11 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

As a part of World Migratory BIrd Day, the classroom will have fun, engaging activities for families with kids ages 3-9! Come learn about the connection between bugs and birds! REGISTER HERE   Programs at the Frick Environmental Center are supported by the taxpayers of Allegheny County through a public grant from the Allegheny Regional…

Jr. Garden Buds: World Migratory Bird Day – Frick Environmental Center

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

Its time to start planting in the From Slavery To Freedom Garden and we are looking for little hands to help! Come for a short storytime followed by planting veggies in the garden that you can visit all summer long! This event is part of World Migratory Bird Day. Space is limited to make sure…

Western PA Monthly Mushroom Club Meeting – Frick Environmental Center

May 21 @ 7:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join the Western PA Mushroom Club for an evening of fungi, fun, and friends! This month’s speaker is Espo Wilcox from the PA Mushroom Company presenting on Mushroom Cultivation. Meetings are free and open to the public. Members of the Western PA Mushroom Club are entitled to a take-home oyster mushroom cultivation kit and may…