Prairie Wetlands Learning Center602 State Hwy 210 E
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
Located on the southeast edge of Fergus Falls. From Interstate 94, take exit number 57 for State Highway 210 East. Turn north at the end of the ramp. Drive 1 mile. Look for large brown and white entrance sign on the right.Get Directions
The Prairie Wetlands Learning Center includes 330 acres of native and restored prairie, 28 wetlands and 3.5 miles of trails. A paved 1/8-mile trail and floating bridge is accessible for visitors with disabilities. The Visitor Center houses an exhibit area, the Bluestem Store, 4 classrooms, dining hall, kitchen, and a greenhouse. The Center provides both day and residential environmental education and interpretation of the prairie pothole region for learners of all ages.
Hours & Dates
- Monday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
- Tuesday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
- Wednesday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
- Thursday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
- Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
There is no charge to enter, park, visit, or use the Prairie Wetlands Learning Center unless otherwise noted.
Passive solar buildings with some automated sensor lighting.
- Eco-friendly landscape/facility design
- Eco-friendly purchasing practices
- Energy efficiency/conservation
- Waste reduction/reuse/recycling
- Accessible to disabled
- Can accommodate groups of 45 or more