Wonder – Explore – Discover
The Highlands Center for Natural History, a nature center in the Prescott National Forest, is a hub for lifelong learning designed to invite discovery of the wonders of nature.
The Highlands Center helps children and adults discover the wonders of nature and become wise caretakers of the land.
We are a donation-based, non-profit organization and Admission and Parking is free.
Have you ever wondered where the American White Pelican migrates to during the Winter? Arizona (some even to Prescott)! They can be spotted year-round but are mainly here from October to March.White pelicans migrate here during the winter months, however, the pelicans...
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 >