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MASONVILLE COVE PARTNERSHIP

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HOURS

Monday - Saturday: 9 am - 4 pm

Sunday: Closed

Extended Hours: 9 am - Sunset

(On the first Friday of every month)

LOCATION

1000 Frankfurst Avenue​

Baltimore, MD  21226

ADMISSION & PARKING

Admission and parking are FREE at Masonville Cove.

DISCOVER BALTIMORE'S HIDDEN GEM

Located in South Baltimore, Masonville Cove is the nation's first Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership, home to a green building nature center and beautiful waterfront public trails. Come and explore your neighborhood green space!

Summer Student Groups Registration Required

To register, please take the time to fill out the information below.

Upcoming Events at Masonville Cove

See more future events on our Events page

  • Drop In Field Trip: Birding Bonanza
    Drop In Field Trip: Birding Bonanza
    Fri, Mar 01
    Baltimore
    Mar 01, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Mar 01, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Hands on Environmental Education programs ideal for homeschool families and all students on days off of school! $20 per participant. Registration required.
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  • First Friday -  Shark Lady Story Time & Crafts
    First Friday -  Shark Lady Story Time & Crafts
    Fri, Mar 01
    Baltimore
    Mar 01, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
    Mar 01, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
    Join us at Masonville Cove for a wonderful story time about the life of pioneer shark biologist Eugenie Clark! After sharing her story, join us for shark themed crafts and enjoying the nature around us! Registration is required for these free events.
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  • Guided Nature Walk at Masonville Cove
    Guided Nature Walk at Masonville Cove
    Sat, Mar 02
    Masonville Cove
    Mar 02, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Mar 02, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Join us for a guided walk around campus! There is always something new to see and learn about as seasons change. The start of Spring is full of many changes and new animals to see.
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  • Community Shoreline Clean Up
    Community Shoreline Clean Up
    Sat, Mar 09
    Baltimore
    Mar 09, 2024, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
    Mar 09, 2024, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
    Make Captain Trash Wheel proud and help clean up the shoreline at Masonville Cove! This event is also a student service learning hours opportunity. Registration required.
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  • Nature for Kids: Buds and Blooms
    Nature for Kids: Buds and Blooms
    Sat, Mar 16
    Masonville Cove
    Mar 16, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Mar 16, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Join us for an in-person craft inspired by nature! We will share stories and learn about the buds and blooms around us while finger painting trees. Enjoy the great outdoors on a walk with us afterwards and take a moment to appreciate nature! Registration required.
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  • Friends of Masonville Cove - Garden Beautification
    Friends of Masonville Cove - Garden Beautification
    Sat, Mar 23
    Masonville Cove
    Mar 23, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Mar 23, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Join members of the Friends Group and get involved in the initiatives that connect us with our green spaces in a whole new way! Join the Friends of Masonville Cove in leading a beautification project of the front garden. We’ll learn about planting plans and have fun getting our hands dirty together!
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  • Water Quality Science / Journey North
    Water Quality Science / Journey North
    Sat, Mar 23
    Baltimore
    Mar 23, 2024, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
    Mar 23, 2024, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
    Join us in becoming a water scientist for a day! Learn what it takes to be a water scientist and help with citizen science climate change migration impact data collection at Masonville Cove! Registration required.
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  • Drop In Field Trip: Terrapin Tales
    Drop In Field Trip: Terrapin Tales
    Fri, Apr 05
    Baltimore
    Apr 05, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Apr 05, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Hands on Environmental Education programs ideal for homeschool families and all students on days off of school! $20 per participant. Registration required.
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  • First Friday - Spring Bird Walk
    First Friday - Spring Bird Walk
    Fri, Apr 05
    Baltimore
    Apr 05, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
    Apr 05, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
    Join us at Masonville Cove for a beginner friendly bird walk where we will explore and identify visiting spring birds and residents at the Cove! Binoculars are available and provided for guests. Registration is required for these free events.
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  • Guided Nature Walk at Masonville Cove
    Guided Nature Walk at Masonville Cove
    Sat, Apr 06
    Masonville Cove
    Apr 06, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Apr 06, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Join us for a guided walk around campus! There is always something new to see and learn about as seasons change. The start of Spring is full of many changes and new animals to see.
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  • Community Shoreline Clean Up
    Community Shoreline Clean Up
    Sat, Apr 13
    Baltimore
    Apr 13, 2024, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
    Apr 13, 2024, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
    Make Captain Trash Wheel proud and help clean up the shoreline at Masonville Cove! This event is also a student service learning hours opportunity. Registration required.
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  • Nature for Kids: Hop To It!
    Nature for Kids: Hop To It!
    Sat, Apr 20
    Masonville Cove
    Apr 20, 2024, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    Apr 20, 2024, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    Join us for an in-person craft inspired by nature! We will share stories and learn about the froggy friends around us while creating our own frogs and lily pads. Enjoy the great outdoors on a walk with us afterwards and take a moment to appreciate nature! Registration required.
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  • Water Quality Science / Journey North
    Water Quality Science / Journey North
    Sat, Apr 27
    Baltimore
    Apr 27, 2024, 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
    Apr 27, 2024, 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
    Join us in becoming a water scientist for a day! Learn what it takes to be a water scientist and help with citizen science climate change migration impact data collection at Masonville Cove! Registration required.
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  • Drop In Field Trip: Budding Botanists
    Drop In Field Trip: Budding Botanists
    Fri, May 17
    Baltimore
    May 17, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    May 17, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Hands on Environmental Education programs ideal for homeschool families and all students on days off of school! $20 per participant. Registration required.
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  • Drop In Field Trip: Island Fever
    Drop In Field Trip: Island Fever
    Fri, Jun 14
    Baltimore
    Jun 14, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Jun 14, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Hands on Environmental Education programs ideal for homeschool families and all students on days off of school! $20 per participant. Registration required.
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DID YOU KNOW...

Masonville was home to nesting bald eagles during spring 2020! Two eaglets hatched in May and started flying in June.

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