Barnes Nature Center
175 Shrub Rd.
Bristol, CT 06010
Nature Center: Hike, Nature Education, Walk
The Barnes Nature Center located in a picturesque setting on Shrub Road in Bristol offers nature displays and hiking trails. Of special interest is the diorama depicting New England habitat including live reptiles, amphibians, and fish. There are loop hiking trails and a trailhead of the Tunxis “Blue” Trail.