Newman Wetlands Center

Location

2755 Freeman Rd.
Hampton GA 30228

Rates

  • Admission: $0.00

Hours of Operation

  • Monday : 7:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday : 7:00am - 5:00pm
  • Wednesday : 7:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday : 7:00am - 5:00pm
  • Friday : 7:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday : 7:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sunday : 7:00am - 5:00pm
Views from our Boardwalk Trail
Blackbirds taking off from a snowy wetlands - Fall 2017
Eastern red columbine growing in the Wetlands Center native plant garden
Stop inside the Learning Center to see our Honey Bee Observation Hive!
Schedule a guided tour for a hands-on learning experience!
Views from our ADA accessible Boardwalk Trail
Schedule a Wetlands Art program for your group!
Come in the summer to see swamp rose mallow in bloom.
Join us for our Wetlands & Watershed Festival the 1st Sat of October!
Schedule a hands-on or interpretive tour for your group today!
View from Hammock Overlook
A mallard admiring his reflection near Wood Duck Overlook
A painted turtle catchin' some rays

Newman Wetlands Center is dedicated to educating the public on wetlands conservation and inspiring community action for the health of our local watershed. The site consists of a parking area, picnic tables, an interpretive exhibit area, and walking trails. The Learning Center features a classroom, exhibit area, and public restrooms. Interpretive signs along the half-mile, ADA accessible boardwalk provide visitors with facts about wetlands and local wildlife. NWC offers a wide range of experiential and interpretive programming for all ages. They also host the Wetlands & Watershed Festival, a wetlands art exhibit, and a variety of public programs & educator workshops.

Open year-round. Trails and picnic area open daily 7 a.m to 7 p.m. (March - October) and 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. (November - February). The Learning Center is open Tuesday – Saturday, 9 am to 5 pm.

Amenities
Facility Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Parking on Site
  • Public Restrooms
  • Self-guided Tours
  • Maps & Brochures Available
Near Interstate Highway
  • 75
Special Tags
  • Eco-Friendly
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages
Group Amenities
  • Group-Friendly
General Information
  • Family-Friendly
  • Free Admission
  • Handicapped Accessible (Limited)
  • Open Year 'Round