This is a Special Place

Dunes Learning Center provides exceptional outdoor experiences that inspire community, environmental stewardship and a lifelong love of learning. Located in the spectacularly biodiverse Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, our "classroom without walls" creates a critical and beneficial connection to nature for children and adults.

DUNES LEARNING CENTER IS HIRING!

We're looking for a part-time Marketing & Development Manager. Learn More >

INDIANA OPERATION MILITARY KIDS FAMILY CAMP: NOVEMBER 15-16

Two days of fun, games and exploration—just for military families! The weekend starts at 10:00 a.m. on the 15th and continues through 11 a.m. on the 16th. This camp is currently full. To be added to the wait list, please contact Dunes Learning Center Director of Education, Erin Crofton  >

WINTER OPEN HOUSE: JANUARY 10

Enjoy a day of family fun in nature at Dunes Learning Center's annual winter event. Check for details coming soon!

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