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.

JOIN US FOR A NIGHT OF FIERY FUN

This year’s gala event will be held on Saturday, September 12 and honor noted American environmentalist and Dunes Learning Center President Emeritus, Lee Botts. Get tickets >

BRING INNOVATIVE LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES TO YOUR SCHOOL

Dunes Learning Center outreach programs enhance classroom curricula with activities that bring STEM concepts to life in nature. Learn more >