Fernwood is a special place where nature blends with gardens and art to create an experience of wonder for all ages. Fernwood comprises 105 acres on the St. Joseph River near Buchanan, Michigan, at 13988 Range Line Road, Niles. Enjoy walking paths through gardens, hiking in the nature preserve, a reconstructed prairie, and an arboretum. Stop in the nature center for exhibits on local fauna and a bird-viewing area. The visitors center houses an art gallery, library, conservatory, café, and plant and gift shops.
May through October hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, and Sunday from noon to 6:00 pm. Fernwood closes at 5:00 pm November through April. The Fernwood Café is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, and Sunday, noon to 3:00 pm