Paved walkways and a boardwalk with seating offer easy access to farm and nature experiences for visitors with strollers and wheelchairs. Ramps in the Main Building provide entrance to the exhibit galleries. Handicapped restrooms are on the farm and in the main building.
School and tour groups by appointment. Special programs are available. Brochures on request.
No dogs allowed
Bendel Mansion & Galleries
Mon.- Sat., 9 am - 5 pm; Sun., 11 am - 5 pm
New Years Day, Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day
Daily 9 am - 5 pm; April - October
Daily 9 am - 4 pm; November - March
Daily 9 am - 5 pm (weather permitting)
Tuesday - Friday, Noon - 4 pm
Saturday & Sunday, 10 am - 4 pm
School vacation days & summer, 10 am - 4 pm
Friday nights, 8 pm - 10 pm (8:30 pm - 10:30 pm summer) weather permitting.
Our planetarium is open for school programs, scout groups, special events and private parties.
Seniors (65+): $8
Students (18+): $6 (with valid ID)
Children (4-17) $5
Members - Free
Children 3 and under: Free
Those who arrive on the city bus and are holding bus passes or bus transfer tickets are admitted free.
Observatory: Adults $5, Children $3.
Ages 5 and up.
Members are admitted free.