HCNH Concert Series: Acoustic Eidolon

These masterful captivate audiences throughout the world with their signature “new acoustic” sound and boundless possibilities in blending Celtic, Americana, Folk, World & Flamenco musical influences, something that Dirty Linen Magazine praises as “a sumptuous musical feast.” 
Friday, July 2, 3 pm and 7 pm
Tickets: $30
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Discovery Saturday

Everyone knows the James Family Discovery Gardens and Highlands Center trails are a wonderful place to spend your time, but on Discovery Saturdays there will be more to visit, explore, and learn!

Community Nature Summer Series

These classes are presented on select Tuesday evenings in June and July from 5 pm-7 pm. They take place outside in our ramada located in the James Family Discovery Gardens.

Wonder – Explore – Discover

The Highlands Center, a Prescott nature center, is a hub for lifelong learning, designed to invite discovery of the wonders of nature.

Fresh Air Moments: Restoration on Lynx Creek

Fresh Air Moments: Restoration on Lynx Creek

Learn more about riparian restoration, specifically efforts made on a Lynx Creek tributary at the Highlands Center for Natural History, with funding from the Yavapai Resource Advisory Committee and in partnership with the Prescott National Forest.  

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The Highlands Center for Natural History

Prescott Nature Center

In our classroom without walls you will discover Ponderosa Pine covered mountains, deeply shaded riparian habitats, chaparral and woodland, remarkable geologic formations, and amazing vistas, in addition to all manner of forest inhabitants. With educational programming, hiking trails, and a botanic garden, our Prescott nature center has activities for all ages. 1375 S. Walker Road, Prescott, AZ 86303 Get Directions > 

Highlands Center building, providing outdoor education activities

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