Nature’s Best Hope with Dr. Douglas Tallamy

University of Louisville Belknap Campus, Bingham Humanities Building Room 100 2216 S. 1st Street, Louisville, KY

Presented by Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest in partnership with the University of Louisville's Sustainability Council. This is an in-person event but will also be presented on Zoom. Recent headlines […]


ECO Kids Discovery Day

Visitor Center

ECO Kids Discovery Days are offered every first and third Saturday of the month (weather permitting). E-C-O stands for Every Child Outside, which is the best way for children of […]

Sunday Nature Hike

Meet at Visitor Center

Join a Volunteer Naturalist for an engaging nature hike on the first and third Sunday of each month. These hikes are longer than our ECO Kids Hike of the Day […]

Full “Grain” Moon Hike

Garden Pavilion

Bernheim is especially magical under the light of a full moon, and with the help of Bernheim’s amazing Volunteer Naturalists you are bound to discover delightful surprises that await the […]

Inside Bernheim: Forests and Climate Resilience

Virtual Program

Forest protection is one of the key areas listed in the book Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming (Paul Hawken, editor). Because of our size and […]

Playcosystem Happy Hour

Playcosystem Bernheim Forest, Clermont, KY

RED ROVER RED ROVER We Dare You Come Over No Kids Allowed – they have all the fun. Play is healthy for us regardless of age. To that end, we […]

Wild Foods Sip & Stroll

Visitor Center

Wine, elderflower fizz, and light appetizer (some with foraged ingredients) are the prelude to an evening stroll focusing on herbal lore and wild plants used for food, fiber, medicine and […]

Mellow Morning Stroll

Sensory Garden 2075 Clermont Rd., Clermont, KY

“Mornings are my favorite time of day. It’s a shame they don’t last past noon!” Joyce Fry If you are a morning person these quiet reflective strolls are designed with […]