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Nahant Marsh Education Center

Nahant Marsh is a 305-acre preserve nestled in southwest Davenport. It is part of a 513-acre wetland complex that is bordered by the Mississippi River, Interstate 280, and Highway 22. Click here for directions.

EDUCATION CENTER HOURS

Due to flooding, Nahant Marsh Education Center will be closed from Friday, April 5 until sometime next week. We are watching the water levels closely and will keep you updated. Please see details below regarding upcoming programs.

*Spring Celebration and Egg Hunt has been CANCELED due to flooding; it will not be rescheduled. If you have pre-paid your money will be refunded. 

The Nahant Marsh Education Center is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon (extended to 3 p.m. from April through October). Trails are open daily from sunrise to sunset. If the main gate is locked, trails are accessible from the front parking lock- just look for the opening in the fence near the kiosk. Click here for a trail map.

 

 

Upcoming Events


Date/Time Event
04/26/2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Homeschool Program
Nahant Marsh Education Center, Davenport Iowa
04/27/2019
8:30 am - 11:30 am
Spring Cleanup
Nahant Marsh Education Center, Davenport Iowa
05/01/2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Spring Wild Greens
Nahant Marsh Education Center, Davenport Iowa
05/03/2019
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Breakfast Nature Club
Nahant Marsh Education Center, Davenport Iowa
05/04/2019
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Nature Hike
Nahant Marsh Education Center, Davenport Iowa

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Hours

The Education Center is open
M-F: 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Saturdays 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Trails are open daily from sunrise to sunset.

If the main gate is locked, trails are accessible from the front parking lot. Look for the opening in the fence near the kiosk.