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

Western PA Mushroom Club Meeting – Frick Environmental Center

June 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 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 Rachel Swenie, PhD, who will be presenting “How to Identify Chanterelles” to us over Zoom. Note that we will still host an in-person meeting despite our speaker joining virtually. Meetings are free and open to the public.…

Black Power Storytime – Frick Environmental Center

June 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
2005 Beechwood Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join us in the From the Slavery to Freedom Garden for a Black Power Storytime in celebration of Juneteenth, presented by BOOM Concepts. Award-winning artist and creative entrepreneur DS Kinsel will read two children’s stories and then children and caregivers will be invited to participate in a short garden activity led by PPC naturalist educators.…

Western PA Mushroom Club Meeting – Frick Environmental Center

July 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 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 Dana Driscoll presenting “Medicinal Mushrooms of Western PA & Making a Double Extraction Tincture”. Meetings are free and open to the public. No registration needed. Programs at the Frick Environmental Center are supported by the taxpayers of…

Frick Environmental Center Tour

August 3 @ 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…

Western PA Mushroom Club Meeting – Frick Environmental Center

August 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 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 Bill Yule presenting “Bugs, Slugs, and Mushroom Thugs: Fungal/Animal Interactions”. Meetings are free and open to the public. No registration needed. Programs at the Frick Environmental Center are supported by the taxpayers of Allegheny County through a…