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RECREATION & PARKS

Three Lakes Park & Nature Center

400 Sausiluta Drive | Henrico, VA   23227 | (804) 652-1470 | ThreeLakes@henrico.us

Description

Three Lakes Park and Nature Center bring together the three worlds of air, water, and land for visitors to explore. The Nature Center is a 6,500 square foot facility featuring a variety of exhibits designed to provide hands-on experiences. The 50,000 gallon aquarium also gives visitors a “fish-eye” view of the underwater world.

The exhibits in the Nature Center will introduce visitors to the plant and animal life native to the area and wildlife living in the wetlands and woodlands of the park. By providing an assortment of live exhibits, dioramas, and interactive displays, the Nature Center offers something for every field of natural interest and is appropriate for all ages.

Programs and tours are held throughout the year at Three Lakes Park & Nature Center.

Hours of Operation

Three Lakes Park is open daily from dawn to dusk.

Nature Center Hours

December-February
Saturday & Sunday: Noon-4:30pm

March-May
Tuesday-Sunday: Noon-4:30pm

June-August:
Tuesday-Friday: 10am-4:30pm
Saturday & Sunday: Noon-4:30pm

September-November
Tuesday-Sunday: Noon-4:30pm

 

Amenities

Fishing
Hiking/ Nature Trail
Open Play Area
Picnic Area
Picnic Reservations
Picnic Shelter
Play Equipment
Restrooms

Programs

View the programs held at Three Lakes Park and Nature Center.

For a complete list of Recreation programs and to register online, visit HCRP Connect.
Registration is required in advance for all programs with a fee.

Free Programs

 Spring Break Nature Heydays
Tu & Th Mar 29 & 31 11am-noon
All ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. What better way to spend spring break! Join us for this very special opportunity as we open up our classroom doors for a behind-the-scenes look at our nature collections. Staff naturalists will provide information on birds, turtles, snakes, and more. Information: mon08@henrico.us

Henrico Hiking Club – Family Edition
Sat, April 2, 1-2:30pm
Ages 8+. The Henrico Hiking Club is designed to offer a beginner hiking experience for participants with little to no previous experience. Hikes will take place at parks and will explore both maintained and primitive trail systems. The wildlife and history of the park will be discussed during each hike. Registration required. Information: new27@henrico.us

Helpful Links

Special Features

Nature Center

Map

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