interpretive center

With dioramas, puzzles, experiments and more, there's fun for the whole family at Deep Portage's Interpretive Center.

  • Discover the past with fossil clues to ancient landscapes at Deep Portage.

  • Power the future with our interactive wind and solar energy station.

  • Meet the animals that live in our woods, lakes, and rivers.

  • Learn about the people and cultures that have made their livings in these woods.

  • Explore wherever your curiosity takes you with our collection of natural artifacts.


Open daily, 8:00am to 5:00pm.

Occasionally the exhibits are used for classes, summer camps, or public programs. You are welcome to continue exploring, but please be respectful of others using the space. Thanks!