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Quarry Hill Nature Center

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701 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, 55906 United States
507-328-3950 www.qhnc.org

September 2021

Cave Tour & History Hike | Quarry Hill Nature Center

September 26 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on October 31, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 14, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 28, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 12, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2021 at 1:30 pm

Quarry Hill Nature Center, 701 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, 55906 United States
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$4
Quarry Hill Nature Center | Rochester MN Moms Blog

Step back in time when you step into the Quarry Hill Cave! Quarry Hill Park was once part of the Rochester State Hospital grounds and there remains some interesting historic features from a century of agriculture, quarry operations and more. Learn about some of these historic features and tour the sandstone storage cave, carved in 1882.

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October 2021

Bird Banding Program | Quarry Hill Nature Center

October 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2021

Quarry Hill Nature Center, 701 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, 55906 United States
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Quarry Hill Nature Center | Rochester MN Moms Blog

Flock to Quarry Hill and experience birds up-close while taking part in the Nature Center's bird banding program. Learn why birds are banded and how bird banding helps with conservation. Then get up-close when you learn how to safely trap, handle and release wild birds! The data gathered from these birds will be submitted to the USGS Bird Banding Laboratory. The program is held outdoors. Enrollment is limited. Tickets available here. Activity is approximately 60 minutes Children 15 and under must…

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Cave Tour & History Hike | Quarry Hill Nature Center

October 10 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on October 24, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on October 31, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 14, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 28, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 12, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2021 at 1:30 pm

Quarry Hill Nature Center, 701 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, 55906 United States
+ Google Map
$4
Quarry Hill Nature Center | Rochester MN Moms Blog

Step back in time when you step into the Quarry Hill Cave! Quarry Hill Park was once part of the Rochester State Hospital grounds and there remains some interesting historic features from a century of agriculture, quarry operations and more. Learn about some of these historic features and tour the sandstone storage cave, carved in 1882.

Find out more »

Sundays at Quarry Hill

October 17 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on October 17, 2021 at 1:30 pm

Quarry Hill Nature Center, 701 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, 55906 United States
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Quarry Hill Nature Center | Rochester MN Moms Blog

488 million years ago, Quarry Hill was covered by a shallow tropical sea filled with marine creatures. Dig into the past to discover what fossil fortunes are hiding in the rocks at Quarry Hill Park!

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Cave Tour & History Hike | Quarry Hill Nature Center

October 24 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on October 10, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on October 24, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on October 31, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 14, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 28, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 12, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2021 at 1:30 pm

Quarry Hill Nature Center, 701 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, 55906 United States
+ Google Map
$4
Quarry Hill Nature Center | Rochester MN Moms Blog

Step back in time when you step into the Quarry Hill Cave! Quarry Hill Park was once part of the Rochester State Hospital grounds and there remains some interesting historic features from a century of agriculture, quarry operations and more. Learn about some of these historic features and tour the sandstone storage cave, carved in 1882.

Find out more »

Cave Tour & History Hike | Quarry Hill Nature Center

October 31 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on October 10, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on October 24, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on October 31, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 14, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 28, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 12, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2021 at 1:30 pm

Quarry Hill Nature Center, 701 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, 55906 United States
+ Google Map
$4
Quarry Hill Nature Center | Rochester MN Moms Blog

Step back in time when you step into the Quarry Hill Cave! Quarry Hill Park was once part of the Rochester State Hospital grounds and there remains some interesting historic features from a century of agriculture, quarry operations and more. Learn about some of these historic features and tour the sandstone storage cave, carved in 1882.

Find out more »

November 2021

Bird Banding Program | Quarry Hill Nature Center

November 7 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2021

Quarry Hill Nature Center, 701 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, 55906 United States
+ Google Map
Quarry Hill Nature Center | Rochester MN Moms Blog

Flock to Quarry Hill and experience birds up-close while taking part in the Nature Center's bird banding program. Learn why birds are banded and how bird banding helps with conservation. Then get up-close when you learn how to safely trap, handle and release wild birds! The data gathered from these birds will be submitted to the USGS Bird Banding Laboratory. The program is held outdoors. Enrollment is limited. Tickets available here. Activity is approximately 60 minutes Children 15 and under must…

Find out more »

Cave Tour & History Hike | Quarry Hill Nature Center

November 14 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on October 10, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on October 24, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on October 31, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 14, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 28, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 12, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2021 at 1:30 pm

Quarry Hill Nature Center, 701 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, 55906 United States
+ Google Map
$4
Quarry Hill Nature Center | Rochester MN Moms Blog

Step back in time when you step into the Quarry Hill Cave! Quarry Hill Park was once part of the Rochester State Hospital grounds and there remains some interesting historic features from a century of agriculture, quarry operations and more. Learn about some of these historic features and tour the sandstone storage cave, carved in 1882.

Find out more »

Cave Tour & History Hike | Quarry Hill Nature Center

November 28 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on October 10, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on October 24, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on October 31, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 14, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 28, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 12, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2021 at 1:30 pm

Quarry Hill Nature Center, 701 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, 55906 United States
+ Google Map
$4
Quarry Hill Nature Center | Rochester MN Moms Blog

Step back in time when you step into the Quarry Hill Cave! Quarry Hill Park was once part of the Rochester State Hospital grounds and there remains some interesting historic features from a century of agriculture, quarry operations and more. Learn about some of these historic features and tour the sandstone storage cave, carved in 1882.

Find out more »

December 2021

Bird Banding Program | Quarry Hill Nature Center

December 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2021

Quarry Hill Nature Center, 701 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, 55906 United States
+ Google Map
Quarry Hill Nature Center | Rochester MN Moms Blog

Flock to Quarry Hill and experience birds up-close while taking part in the Nature Center's bird banding program. Learn why birds are banded and how bird banding helps with conservation. Then get up-close when you learn how to safely trap, handle and release wild birds! The data gathered from these birds will be submitted to the USGS Bird Banding Laboratory. The program is held outdoors. Enrollment is limited. Tickets available here. Activity is approximately 60 minutes Children 15 and under must…

Find out more »

Cave Tour & History Hike | Quarry Hill Nature Center

December 12 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on October 10, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on October 24, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on October 31, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 14, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 28, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 12, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2021 at 1:30 pm

Quarry Hill Nature Center, 701 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, 55906 United States
+ Google Map
$4
Quarry Hill Nature Center | Rochester MN Moms Blog

Step back in time when you step into the Quarry Hill Cave! Quarry Hill Park was once part of the Rochester State Hospital grounds and there remains some interesting historic features from a century of agriculture, quarry operations and more. Learn about some of these historic features and tour the sandstone storage cave, carved in 1882.

Find out more »

Cave Tour & History Hike | Quarry Hill Nature Center

December 26 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 10, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on October 24, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on October 31, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 14, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on November 28, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 12, 2021 at 1:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2021 at 1:30 pm

Quarry Hill Nature Center, 701 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, 55906 United States
+ Google Map
$4
Quarry Hill Nature Center | Rochester MN Moms Blog

Step back in time when you step into the Quarry Hill Cave! Quarry Hill Park was once part of the Rochester State Hospital grounds and there remains some interesting historic features from a century of agriculture, quarry operations and more. Learn about some of these historic features and tour the sandstone storage cave, carved in 1882.

Find out more »
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