Palmyra Cove Nature Park (PCNP) is a 250-acre urban oasis along a highly developed area on the Delaware River. Habitats include wetlands, woodlands, meadows, wild creek and river shoreline, and a freshwater Tidal Cove after which the park is named.
The Institute for Earth Observations at Palmyra Cove is a STEM educational initiative for students and teachers that studies Planet Earth. This is a unique and engaging facility where experiences can be shared…and innovative collaboration begins!
Looking for something to do with your preschooler, child, young adult? PCNP/IEO has something for everyone! Check out the indoor activities we offer:
All visitors expected to comply with Rules & Regulations.
ENVIRONMENTAL STEM CENTER
The Environmental STEM Center (ESC) is an indoor experience that provides opportunities for exploring the park and Planet Earth! Come explore more than 2,000 square feet of fun that is designed for all ages from toddler to teen to adult. Admission is free.
Note: When school visits are scheduled, the ESC is open but the Educational Exhibit floor is CLOSED to the public.
Our Virtual Reality Programs — aboard our Geoscience Mobile Laboratory — offer students a unique experience.MOBILE PROGRAMS (RV)
From inside the ESC (or from the comfort of your location) you can view the Peregrine Falcon nest boxes that are installed atop the Tacony-Palmyra Bridge and Burlington-Bristol Bridge.