The McAllen Nature Center is a 20 acre nature site dedicated to the enjoyment of the outdoors. Enjoy 3/4 mile of ADA accessible trails through the thorn forest. Formerly known as the McAllen Botanical Gardens, the McAllen Nature Center is host to a variety of plant and animal species. Programs take place during regular hours of operation. Parking, picnic tables and restrooms available on-site. Free Admission. Programs are FREE unless otherwise noted.
Seasonal Hours of Operation
November to April • Open Daily • 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
May to October • Weekdays 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. • Weekends 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Click here to see a complete list of the bird species that have been seen at the McAllen Nature Center.
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