Mt Cuba Center
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Mt. Cuba is open Wednesday through Sunday, 10 am to 6 pm.

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Classes offered year-round. Learn to garden in harmony with nature, take an art or wellness class, and more!

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Mt. Cuba Center evaluates native plants and related cultivars for horticultural and ecological value.

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Ecological Land Management

Mt. Cuba conserves and stewards more than 1,000 acres including meadows, forests, streams and riparian corridors.

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Classes & Events

Gardening with Bees in Mind

Mt Cuba 3120 Barley Mill Rd, Hockessin

Native bees need our help! We cannot afford to lose our native bees, as they are integral to ecosystems and pollinate a significant portion of our crops. Join Leah Brooks […]


Family Yoga

Mt Cuba 3120 Barley Mill Rd, Hockessin

Join local family-friendly yoga practice Petite Yogi for an outdoor yoga session in our South Garden. From beginners to experienced yogis, children ages four and up with an adult are […]

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Guided Trails Hike

Learn about Mt. Cuba’s approach to land management and the events that shape our past, current, and future landscapes. Become empowered to take ecologically beneficial actions to support native wildlife […]

Free – $3

Instant Pollinator Garden

Mt Cuba 3120 Barley Mill Rd, Hockessin

Transform your garden into an ecologically diverse paradise for beetles, butterflies, and other pollinators. Discover plants that provide pollen and nectar to our native insects, how to site the garden, […]


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