Welcome to the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove

First Home in America of John James Audubon

Oden - our Great Horned Owl

Our Mission

The mission of the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove is to educate and inspire people to cherish and protect the natural world, by preserving Audubon’s artistic, scientific, and historic legacy and celebrating the conservation movement he inspired while serving the mission of the National Audubon Society (NAS), “to conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth’s biological diversity.”

Art Classes

Lessons In Drawing Birds From Nature
Instructor: Katrina Rakowski - to sign up call: 215.200.9262
Mondays, 6:30-9pm
5 weeks, May 2nd - June 6th (no class held on May 30th)
Enrollment: 4-12 people per class
Ages 15-115
$150: Paper, a selection of drawing materials, and erasers will be provided 

Trails at Mill Grove
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Trails at Mill Grove

Over 9 miles of trails to walk or hike at Mill Grove.

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Getting Married at Mill Grove

Getting Married at Mill Grove

Call Shannon Mullane: 267-455-3521. Book an appointment, tour the facility, all information!

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Famous Italian Muralist Visits Mill Grove
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Famous Italian Muralist Visits Mill Grove

Hitnes traveled in the footsteps of John James Audubon tracing his every move in search of his birds. His first visit in America was where it all started for Audubon; at Mill Grove. He toured, photographed and canoed the grounds to embrace and begin his journey in the same way as the famous artist and ornithologist.

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What is "The Birds of America"?
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What is "The Birds of America"?

What is the "Birds of America" double elephant folio book?

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Volunteer at Mill Grove
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Volunteer at Mill Grove

Help Audubon and Mill Grove by becoming a volunteer! 

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Professional Photography Permit Required

Professional Photography Permit Required

Professional Photographers are required to purchase a permit from our gift shop to use the Mill Grove property for their photos. Wedding, family and event photos all need permits and must notify the gift shop ahead of time to be added to our calender. 

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2016 Art Show
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Art Show

Please visit our annual art show held in our historic barn. April 9 - April 24.

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Where We Are

Where We Are

1201 Pawlings Road, Audubon Intersection of Audubon Road and Pawlings Road

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