Surrey Nature Centre
Nestled beside Green Timbers Urban Forest, the Surrey Nature Centre is a place for kids and adults to explore nature in Surrey. To add to your fun, pick up an activity backpack or fishing rod from the front desk.
14225 Green Timbers Way
Surrey, BC V3T 0J2
Closed statutory holidays
The Sky Room interpretive space is open. We have displays of local flora and fauna, a reading nook filled with plant and animal guidebooks, a family area, and Sammy the Salamander.
Guided Nature Walks
Join a Surrey Nature Centre team member for in-person or live, virtual guided nature walks. Walks are designed for all ages and will go rain or shine. Register online for all walks.
- September 10, 21
- October 8, 19
- November 12, 16
- December 10
Enjoy a guided tour of the Surrey Nature Centre and Green Timbers Park from the comfort of your own home. Questions about nature in your backyard are always welcome.
- September 14
- October 12
- November 16
10:00–10:45am | Tuesdays
Join us for an outdoor story followed by a nature-inspired activity. Story time takes place outside (rain or shine); children must be accompanied by an adult. Register online for story time.
Self-guided Story Trail
Visit the park and take a walk along our Story Trail featuring a story book.
- September: Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn
- October: I Remember Abuelito and When Pumpkins Fly
- November: Binny's Diwali
- December: Hannukah Bear
School Programs & Teacher Activity Kits
Virtual and In-person
Complement your classroom teaching by scheduling an in-person school program ($109/session), a live, virtual school program ($45/session) or by borrowing one of our teacher activity kits complete with materials, games and lesson ideas ($30/two week rental).
Nature Exploration for Groups
Bring your group for a guided walk (all ages) or program (children) to deepen their connection to nature and Green Timbers Park. Walks can be tailored to your group's interests and badges ($2 each) can be added to the programs.
The Surrey Nature Centre's plaza expansion is nearly completed! The new plaza and drop off zone will have more space and seating for program gatherings - we can't wait to share this space with you.
Please follow the signs to the main building where you will need to register your license plate for free parking (during regular business hours).