2020 Clean Water Dr, Buford, GA 30519


The Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center is the ideal location for a day of family fun featuring:

  • Interactive, S.T.E.A.M. exhibits
  • Cultural and natural history exhibits
  • Outdoor classrooms
  • Pavilion
  • Chesser-Williams Historic House
  • Nature trails and connection to Ivy Creek Greenway
  • Treetop Quest ziplines are also located on the grounds

For special events, they can host dramatic gala events to charming luncheons, dazzling cocktail parties, meetings and conferences or hands-on learning days for school groups or field trips. The Center offers a unique way to host your next important event, and the Facility Rental fee includes set-up of tables/chair; break-down, use of catering kitchen; ice machine, coat room, free parking and state-of-the-art presentation systems including the Blue Planet Theatre's unique waterscreen.

Yelp Reviews

4.5 stars

Was lucky enough to be able to come with a school as a chaperon and was able to participate in the super cool experiences the center has to give. With our... Read Full Review

Arrived expecting to just walk the Ivy Creek Trail. Was thoroughly surprised by the high quality museum-type exhibits and interactive areas inside the... Read Full Review

If your into nature this is the place, you can hit the trails, take in the scenery or if you're a kid zip through the trees. ***A must see is the gorgeous... Read Full Review

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TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 stars Based on 74 traveler reviews

Nice Grounds, History Lacking

We visited the Center on a weekend. There are a number of nice walking paths of varying levels of difficulty. There is a treetops course that the younger ones enjoyed very much. The... Read Full Review

Great find for children and adults.

Recently brought my grandson here to see the dinosaurs and he was thrilled. The exhibit inside is exceptional. So much to do. Let’s not forget to walking trail for all. Going again soon. Read Full Review

A great place to walk and relax

Clean trails with bills and options for wooded paths. Beautiful museum and historic home as well. This is going to be a new regular stop for us. Read Full Review

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