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MetroParks of Butler County offers a variety of educational programs for all ages. Program opportunities include natural and cultural history and are led by MetroParks experienced educators and skilled volunteers. For a complete listing of public programs, click here to visit our calendar of events page. Some programs may require pre-registration and/or may have a fee.

Visitors to all programs are required to have a valid Motor Vehicle Permit (MVP) to enter the park and is available from the from the program facilitator. MVPs are free to Butler County residents. Non-resident MVPs are $5 for a daily or $10 for an annual.

Field Trips and Hourly Programs

MetroParks of Butler County has more than 4,000 acres of park land, which includes beautiful nature, cultural history sites and outdoor recreational areas. MetroParks provides outstanding educational field trips that combines learning with hands-on activities making for truly memorable field trips! The MetroParks staff understand the age-appropriate content for grade levels and keep up-to-date with state guidelines.

Fee-based programming is available for school groups, organizations and corporations both at MetroParks locations and at your site. Contact us at 513-867-5835 or "Best field trip in 30 years of teaching!!"-Ms. Schmidt, 3rd grade teacher (10/15/10)

"This is my 8th year coming... it remains my (and my class') favorite field trip." --teacher from C.O. Harrison

"Please continue to offer the school program because our students talk about Governor Bebb for years after their visit." --2nd grade teacher (5/7/10)

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Administrative Office 2051 Timberman Road     |     Hamilton, Ohio 45013     |     (513) 867-5835