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The Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center is a unique partnership among the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center Foundation, the University of Georgia, the Gwinnett County Board of Education, and the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners. The Center’s mission is to transform the concepts of science and history into interactive, learn-by-doing experiences that will encourage a visitor’s natural curiosity and sense of wonder about themselves and the world around them.

Fall Walk at McDaniel Farm

Examine the beautiful changing colors and experience crisp temperatures as you explore the trails at McDaniel Farm. Discover the local trees that make up the farm landscape and gather leaves for a hands-on activity. Fun for the whole …read more
Portraits in Gray: A Civil War Photography Exhibition
Portraits in Gray: A Civil War Photography Exhibition Featuring The Collection Of David Wynn Vaughan is a Civil War exhibit focusing on photography of the era.  …read more
The Power of Children: Making a Difference
The Power of Children: Making a Difference is a history exhibit that shares the stories of Anne Frank, Ruby Bridges, and Ryan White – three children whose lives teach us about overcoming obstacles to make a positive difference in the world.   …read more
Honeybee Festival
Celebrate the wonders of honey at the EHC’s Annual Honeybee Festival. Come learn about this crucial, hidden part of Georgia’s agriculture and economy…read more
Pioneer School at McDaniel Farm
Pioneer School Experience a traditional school day of the mid-1800s in a one room school house. …read more
Sculpture Garden Donations
Since the inception of the Environmental and Heritage Center (EHC) almost 10 years ago, it has been our intention to develop an art program that incorporates nature and promotes environmental themes.  …read more