Located in Mystic, CT, the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center is a combination
wildlife sanctuary, natural history museum, and educational facility highlighting the habitats of southeastern Connecticut.
Our mission is to inspire and nurture appreciation and scientific understanding of the natural world and foster a personal
We offer a variety of interesting and informative
environmental education programs and hikes for all ages, year-round.
Our attractions include exhibits in our
Natural History Museum, a
Nature Center Store featuring gifts and books for outdoor
enthusiasts of all ages, and our
Nature Preschool. We maintain an
interconnected system of hiking trails on land owned by the
Denison Homestead and
Avalonia Land Conservancy.
We are open 7 days a week, year round.
The DPNC is located on the
Denison Homestead. The Denison Homestead is also home to the
Denison Homestead Museum and the
Denison Farm Market.