Science Museum’s Warner Nature Center in Washington County to be shuttered
Updated: Sep 25, 2019
Posted in the Pioneer Press by Mary Divine
The Lee and Rose Warner Nature Center, a 900-acre facility operated by the Science Museum of Minnesota that draws thousands of schoolchildren each year, will close by the end of the year.
Officials from the Manitou Fund, which owns the Warner Nature Center land and facilities in northern Washington County, and has provided the bulk of funding for the center’s operating budget, elected not to renew its annual partnership agreement with the museum. The agreement expires Dec. 31. ...