Nature Play Spaces in Maryland

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Special Features

Special attention was given to make this an extension of the Tawes Garden, the 6 acre garden behind the Department of Natural Resources that represents all the regions of the State of Maryland.

Features Include

  • Arbor Swing
  • Natural Stage
  • Sand Play Area
  • Enclosed Learning Garden
  • Pathways
  • Meeting Circle
  • Natural Building Materials
  • Arbor and Bench Seating
  • Lookout Post
  • Observation Deck and Rain Garden

Our Partners

  • Play and Learn
  • Maryland Department of Natural Resources
  • Maryland Department of General Services
  • Chesapeake Bay Trust
  • UMBC
  • Willow Oak Group
  • Chesapeake Outdoors Group (COG)
  • Parents and families of the students