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

Jr. Garden Buds: The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver

February 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Monday, February 13 > 10:00-11:30 AM Cost: Free While the From Slavery to Freedom Garden is less active in the winter, the rich history it represents is present all year long. Join naturalist educators for black history month in a reading of The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver followed by an art project involving…

Discovery Time: (P)ARCHITECTS

February 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Sunday, February 26 > 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Cost: Free Stop by the Frick Environmental Center classroom between 1:00-3:00 to try your hand at being an architect! Design your own park, use loose nature materials to build a home for an animal puppet, and more! This program is best for families with children ages…

Forest Bathing Walk with 10.27 Healing Partnership – Frick Park – 3/2/2023

March 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join certified guides for forest bathing on gentle walks in the parks while nurturing our connection to the natural world. Each session includes invitations to be present, craft your own experience, and share what you notice with other participants. What is forest bathing? Forest bathing is a guided exploration that centers on slowing down, unplugging,…

Full Moon Hike

March 6 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Monday, March 6 > 8 p.m. – 9 p.m. Cost: $5 Enjoy a moonlit stroll through Frick Park led by Naturalist Educator Stephen Bucklin. This relaxing 60-minute hike is designed to connect participants to the cycles in nature and the seasonal phenomena each month brings. This hike is geared towards teens and adults. Dogs are…

Forest Bathing Walk with 10.27 Healing Partnership – Frick Park – 3/9/2023

March 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join certified guides for forest bathing on gentle walks in the parks while nurturing our connection to the natural world. Each session includes invitations to be present, craft your own experience, and share what you notice with other participants. What is forest bathing? Forest bathing is a guided exploration that centers on slowing down, unplugging,…

Story Hike: Wonder Walkers – Frick Environmental Center – 3/11/23

March 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

What do you wonder about the nature you see around you in the park? During this story hike, we will be reading Wonder Walkers by Micha Archer and take a wonder walk in the woodland. Be prepared to be curious and imaginative. This program is best for families with children ages 3-8. We will meet…

Story Hike: Wonder Walkers

March 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Saturday, March 11 > 10:30 a.m. – 11:30a.m. Cost: Free What do you wonder about the nature you see around you in the park? During this story hike, we will be reading Wonder Walkers by Micha Archer and take a wonder walk in the woodland. Be prepared to be curious and imaginative. This program is…

Forest Bathing Walk with 10.27 Healing Partnership – Frick Park – 3/16/2023

March 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join certified guides for forest bathing on gentle walks in the parks while nurturing our connection to the natural world. Each session includes invitations to be present, craft your own experience, and share what you notice with other participants. What is forest bathing? Forest bathing is a guided exploration that centers on slowing down, unplugging,…

Discovery Time: Animals

March 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Sunday, March 19 > 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Cost: Free Stop by the Frick Environmental Center classroom between 1:00-3:00 to learn about different animals that live in Frick Park. View a collection of hands-on animal related specimens including feathers, bones, and antlers. Compare your wingspan to a hawk, dissect an owl pellet, or embark…

Forest Bathing Walk with 10.27 Healing Partnership – Frick Park – 3/23/2023

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join certified guides for forest bathing on gentle walks in the parks while nurturing our connection to the natural world. Each session includes invitations to be present, craft your own experience, and share what you notice with other participants. What is forest bathing? Forest bathing is a guided exploration that centers on slowing down, unplugging,…