Contact

 

Nurture Nature Center is located at 518 Northampton Street, Easton, Pennsylvania.  Our Facebook page is a good source of information about upcoming events: www.facebook.com/nurturenaturecenter.
For further information,email Director Rachel Hogan Carr at rhogan@nurturenature.org or call (610) 253-4432.

 

Directions

From Philadelphia:
Take the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike (Route 476) to Exit 56 (old Exit 33 – Lehigh Valley Interchange). Exit to Route 22 East. Follow Route 22 East to the 4th Street Exit (last exit in PA). Turn a soft right at the exit ramp onto 4th Street. Go two blocks, and turn right at light onto Northampton Street. Nurture Nature Center will be on your left two blocks up in the middle of the block.

From Northwestern, PA:
Take Interstate 380 East to Interstate 80 East to Exit 302A (Route 33 South). Follow Route 33 South and exit to Route 22 East. Follow Route 22 East to the 4th Street Exit (last exit in PA). Turn a soft right at the exit ramp onto 4th Street. Go two blocks, and turn right at light onto Northampton Street. Nurture Nature Center will be on your left two blocks up in the middle of the block.  (Note: if you crest the hill at the stoplight and are going back downhill, you’ve gone too far).

From New York City and Northern New Jersey:
Take the NJ Turnpike to Exit 14. Follow I–78 West over the toll bridge into Pennsylvania. (Alternatively take I-80 West to 287 South to I-78 West). Take the first exit in PA exit 75 (exit is marked “Easton”). Turn right at the stop sign at the end of the exit ramp onto Morgan Hill Road. Bear right at the next stop sign onto Philadelphia Road. Turn left at the next stop sign onto St. John Street. Continue on St. John Street down the hill, across the bridge and through the light (the street is now called 3rd St). At the rotary (circle), go 3/4 turn (effectively turning left) and continue straight up Northampton Street two and a half blocks. Nurture Nature Center will be on your left in the middle of the block.  (Note: if you crest the hill at the stoplight and are going back downhill, you’ve gone too far).

From New England:
Take I-90 West to exit 9. Merge onto I-84 West toward New York/US-20/Hartford. Upon entry into New York State, take I-684 South toward White Plains. Take Exit 5 for Saw Mill Parkway. Merge onto Saw Mill River Parkway South. Take exit 22 for NY State Thruway I-87/I-287 West toward Albany. Follow signs for I-287 and stay on I-287 West into New Jersey to Exit 21B to merge onto I-78 West toward Easton, PA. Follow I–78 West over the toll bridge into Pennsylvania. Take the first exit in PA exit 75 (exit is marked “Easton”). Turn right at the stop sign at the end of the exit ramp onto Morgan Hill Road. Bear right at the next stop sign onto Philadelphia Road. Bear left at the next stop sign onto St. John Street. Continue on St. John Street down the hill, across the bridge and through the light (the street is now called 3rd Street). At the rotary (Easton circle), go 3/4 turn (effectively turning left) and continue straight up Northampton Street two and a half blocks. Nurture Nature Center will be on your left in the middle of the block.  (Note: if you crest the hill at the stoplight and are going back downhill, you’ve gone too far).

From Western, PA:
Take Interstate 81 North to Interstate 78 East. Follow Interstate 78 East to Route 22 East. Follow Route 22 East to the 4th Street Exit (last exit in PA). Turn a soft right at the exit ramp onto 4th Street. Go two blocks and turn right at light onto Northampton Street. Nurture Nature Center will be on your left two blocks up in the middle of the block.  (Note: if you crest the hill at the stoplight and are going back downhill, you’ve gone too far).

From Lehigh Valley International Airport:
Take Hayden Circle toward Postal Rd. Slight left at Postal Rd. Turn right onto Airport Rd. (PA-987 South). Merge onto US-22 East via the ramp to Bethlehem. Follow Route 22 East to the 4th Street Exit (last exit in PA). Turn a soft right at the exit ramp onto 4th Street.  Go two blocks and turn right at light onto Northampton Street. Nurture Nature Center will be on your left two blocks up in the middle of the block.  (Note: if you crest the hill at the stoplight and are going back downhill, you’ve gone too far).

 

Parking

Parking is ample in downtown Easton, and surrounding the Nurture Nature Center.

Free parking is available in the parking lot in the rear of the building, marked with signage for Nurture Nature Foundation.  From the parking lot, you will need to walk to the front entrance of the building using the Pine Street Alley to 6th Street and back down Northampton Street.  (About one-half of a square block walk).

You may also park on Northampton Street in front of the building at metered spots that require two quarters per hour.  Free on-street parking is also available on 5th and 6th Streets as shown below, about one half-block from the entrance of Nurture Nature Center.  A city parking garage is located at 3rd and Pine Streets and you may park there all day and overnight.  It is located about two and a half blocks from the Nurture Nature Center.