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.
Surrey Nature Centre will be open as of Tuesday, September 7, 2021.
14225 Green Timbers Way
Surrey, BC V3T 0J2
Monday - Friday
8:30am - 3:30pm
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. Please call 604-502-6065 to register.
- September 11 and 22, 2021
- October 9 and 20, 2021
- November 13 and 24, 2021
- December 11, 2021
1:00 - 1:45pm
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 15 and 22*, 2021
- October 13, 2021
- November 17, 2021
- December 15, 2021
*this walk is a part of Science Literacy week.
Self-guided Story Trails
Visit the park and take a walk along our Story Trail featuring a story book.
- September 13-30, 2021: One Plastic Bag (Miranda Paul)
- October 15-31, 2021: When Pumpkins Fly (Margaret Lawrence) and Stellaluna (Janell Cannon)
- November 2-15, 2021: Binny's Diwali (Thrity Umrigar)
- November 26-December 15, 2021: Hanukkah Bear (Eric Kimmel)
School Programs & Teacher Activity Kits
Virtual and In-person)
Teachers are able to complement their classroom teaching by scheduling an in-person school program, 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).
Registration for virtual programs (fall) and activity kits (school year) is currently open.
Parking Lot Updates
We are excited to announce the Surrey Nature Centre's new parking lot is open, including its six electric vehicle charging stations! View the design plan.
At this time, the gravel parking lot is closed and undergoing updates, including the regreening of its southern edge. This is phase two of our parking lot and plaza expansion (phase three includes expanding our plaza and its outdoor community and classroom spaces!).
Parking is free, however registration is required starting Tuesday, September 7, 2021. Please register in the building at the front counter.