Chambers House Nature Center

Chambers House Nature Center


Chambers House Nature Center

Originally built c.1820, The Chambers House serves as the nature center and office for White Clay Creek State Park’s programming staff. Staffed by volunteers who give information to park visitors, the house also serves as the main building for the park’s Discovery Camps. To learn how to get involved or volunteer to staff the nature center, call or email us.


Upcoming Events

Full Moon Friday

Friday, August 12, 2022

Join our park naturalist for an evening hike near the full moon. We’ll start the hike as the sun sets and then enjoy the moonrise as we return. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-368-6900. Meeting location provided upon registration. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Full Moon Friday Join our park naturalist for an evening hike near the full moon. We’ll start the hike as the sun sets and then enjoy the moonrise as we return. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-368-6900. Meeting location provided upon registration. $6 per person White Clay Creek State Park

Panning for Creek Gems

Saturday, August 13, 2022

Pan the creek for garnets, magnetite, and other shiny treasures! We will provide materials for participants. Water shoes and towel recommended. Online program registration ends 24 hours prior to program. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Panning for Creek Gems Pan the creek for garnets, magnetite, and other shiny treasures! We will provide materials for participants. Water shoes and towel recommended. Online program registration ends 24 hours prior to program. $6 per person White Clay Creek State Park

How Healthy is the Creek?

Saturday, August 20, 2022

Come discover some living indicators of water quality in the White Clay Creek. Be prepared to get your feet wet. Pre-registration required, call 302-368-6900. Free Program.

Add to Calendar America/New_York How Healthy is the Creek? Come discover some living indicators of water quality in the White Clay Creek. Be prepared to get your feet wet. Pre-registration required, call 302-368-6900. Free Program. White Clay Creek State Park

Panning for Creek Gems

Sunday, August 21, 2022

Pan the creek for garnets, magnetite, and other shiny treasures! We will provide materials for participants. Water shoes and towel recommended. Online program registration ends 24 hours prior to program. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Panning for Creek Gems Pan the creek for garnets, magnetite, and other shiny treasures! We will provide materials for participants. Water shoes and towel recommended. Online program registration ends 24 hours prior to program. $6 per person White Clay Creek State Park

Full Moon Friday

Friday, September 9, 2022

Join our park naturalist for an evening hike near the full moon. We’ll start the hike as the sun sets and then enjoy the moonrise as we return. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-368-6900. Meeting location provided upon registration. $6 per person

Add to Calendar America/New_York Full Moon Friday Join our park naturalist for an evening hike near the full moon. We’ll start the hike as the sun sets and then enjoy the moonrise as we return. Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the program. After that, please call 302-368-6900. Meeting location provided upon registration. $6 per person White Clay Creek State Park

Girl Scouts Love State Parks!

Sunday, September 11, 2022

Girl Scout exclusive program* Join naturalists at White Clay Creek on Sunday, September 11 from 2-4 pm to work on a variety of Girl Scout Badges. We’ll meet at the Nature Center, please dress for the weather and bring a bottle of water. Pre-registration required by September 8, call 302-368-6900 to register. $4 per scout.

Add to Calendar America/New_York Girl Scouts Love State Parks! Girl Scout exclusive program* Join naturalists at White Clay Creek on Sunday, September 11 from 2-4 pm to work on a variety of Girl Scout Badges. We’ll meet at the Nature Center, please dress for the weather and bring a bottle of water. Pre-registration required by September 8, call 302-368-6900 to register. $4 per scout. White Clay Creek State Park