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This Week at the Great Plains Nature Center:

  • Want a National Park Pass?

    Be sure to call first to make sure there is a staff member who can assist you! See the Owl's Nest Gift Shop page for more information. 

  • Our Vision

    To inspire stewardship of the natural world through exceptional experiences to benefit future generations.

  • Our Mission

    The Great Plains Nature Center is a cooperative project between the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Kansas Department of Wildlife & Parks, City of Wichita, and the Friends of the Great Plains Nature Center nonprofit organization. These Partners share a common goal of providing opportunities for the public to investigate, understand and develop an appreciation for wildlife and the environment, while promoting sound stewardship of natural resources.

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