Hansen Nature Center 

1525 Calkins Road
PO BOX 999
Henrietta, NY 14467
585-359-7044
e-mail: naturecenter@henrietta.org

Nature Center History

In 1994, Henry Hansen made possible the purchase of a log cabin building which became the Hansen Nature Center. In 1998, he provided funds for an addition which more than doubled the Nature Center’s size.  The nature center features displays on the natural history of New York and offers classes year round.   The Hansen Nature Center is open Tues.-Sat.,9AM to 4:00PM.  Admission is free. Dogs are not permitted in the park.

The nature center will be closed on Saturday, September 5th, (Labor Day Weekend). Restrooms available at the Calkins Rd. Parking Lot.

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Reservations for the Rebecca Tyler Pavilion (by the playground) can be made by calling the Henrietta Recreation Department at 359-2540.
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September 19th: Harvest Festival, Noon - 3pm.

Watch as we extract honey from our hives, honey for sale, sample food made with honey, music in the barn by The Golden Eagle String Band, horse drawn wagon rides , apple cider pressing, Tinker Homestead open house and Henrietta History Museum open house.

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In
Memory of Henry M. Hansen

Beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather, passed peacefully October 25, 2014 at the age of 94 at his home in Henrietta. He was loved by all who had the pleasure of knowing him for his big heart, kind nature and contagious smile. He was an outdoorsman, philanthropist and family man.

The Hansen Nature Center was the result of a generous donation to      Tinker Nature Park by Henry Hansen.

http://tinkernaturepark.blogspot.com/
 e-mail: naturecenter@henrietta.org   
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