Search

Welcome To The Nicandri Nature Center

We are pleased to announce that the Nicandri Nature Center is opening to visitors.

Starting November 9, the center will be open on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday. Reservations are required for all visitors and capacity is limited. To make a reservation please (https://signup.com/go/vRhHTsm) or call (315) 705-5022 during business hours. Reservations are free.

The safety of our visitors is our primary concern, please check our COVID-19 Procedures page for information on our safety and cleaning procedures to help protect our visitors.

Group reservations, parties, and events are still on hold – we will update you when we are able to return to these activities.

Welcome back, we’ve missed you!

Welcome To Nicandri Nature Center

The Eugene L. Nicandri Nature Center is a brand new, state of the art nature center that opened in May 2017. The nature center is located in Robert Moses State Park in Massena, NY and managed by The Friends of the Robert Moses State Park Nature Center. The mission is to “engage visitors of all ages to promote public awareness, appreciation, and respect for the environment through exploration, education, and outdoor recreation.

At Nicandri Nature Center, we are friends of nature and we define the word fun! This is why we are so committed to offering a thrilling and satisfying service with our facilities to the community. Our customer service is a rare gem and we strive to make each and everyone’s experience in the parks outstanding and exceptional.

The Nature Center contains indoor and outdoor facilities for use by school groups, families, campers, and others in all seasons of the year. All events and activities are free of charge.

"Bringing people closer to nature year round."

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Hours

Open Starting November 9
M,W,F,Sat by reservation only

The Nicandri Nature Center in Massena, will be open 5 days a week throughout the fall.

Turtle exhibit at the Massena Nature Center.

Planning Your Trip To Nicandri Nature Center

Hours :
Wednesday through Sunday
9am-5pm

Free
Admission

No Food or Drink Vending Available

Water Bottle Filling Station

Picnic Tables Available

Handicap Accessible

Covid-19 Update 😷

We are pleased to announce that the Nicandri Nature Center is opening to visitors.

Starting November 9, the center will be open on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday. Reservations are required for all visitors and capacity is limited. To make a reservation please (https://signup.com/go/vRhHTsm) or call (315) 705-5022 during business hours. Reservations are free.

The safety of our visitors is our primary concern, please check our COVID-19 Procedures page for information on our safety and cleaning procedures to help protect our visitors.

Group reservations, parties, and events are still on hold – we will update you when we are able to return to these activities.

Welcome back, we’ve missed you!