Penitentiary Glen Reservation features forest, fields, wetlands and 8.5 miles of hiking trails and has been designated by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife as a “Watchable Wildlife” site.
Discover the sights and sounds of wildlife at the interactive “Nature Calls” exhibit. Watch and listen to birds and other wildlife through the “Window on Wildlife.” Enjoy seasonal art shows and an annual amateur photography show. The Nature Center is open 9 am to noon Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Admission is free. The building may be rented for private functions when not being used for park-sponsored programs.Visit Our Website