Visit our Conservation Building from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily to see aquaria full of live fish and other aquatic wildlife, and other displays of live native animals such as snakes and turtles. Have your conservation questions answered by MDC staff, get free stuff, and have fun.
Pop into our air-conditioned Conservation Kids' Discovery Room between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. to have hands-on fun exploring nature through crafts and other activities.
Enjoy conservation-related demonstrations at our outdoor pavilion including:
Raptors of Missouri on Aug. 7 and 16 at 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 4 p.m.
Fish Cooking and Cleaning on Aug 8 and 9 at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Firearm & Tree-Stand Safety on Aug. 10, 11, and 12 at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Forest Products and a Circular Sawmill in Action on Aug. 13 at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Missouri Wild Edibles on Aug. 14 at 11 .m. and 1:30 p.m.
Forest Health on Aug. 15 at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. and
Fishing Equipment Tips on Aug. 17 at 11 a.m. at 1:30 p.m.
For more on how we can help you discover nature, go online to mdc.mo.gov.