Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary

 Please visit our calendar of events to view our Urban Oasis programs (formerly through the Essex County Environmental Center).        

 Please note that the Nature Store will be closed on Tuesday, September 1, for inventory.  Sorry for the inconvenience.

**SUMMER ROAD WORK ADVISORY: As of August 26th, road work has just begun. Please follow the detour signs to access the center.

Upcoming Programs: September 5th Digital Photography Workshop, Nature Infused Yoga fall series begins September 12th, Free Hawk Watch with Pete Dunne on September 19th, Bins & Scopes for Birding and Migrating Monarchs on September 19th too.


  Thanks to all our campers for making this season a success!


Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary
Contact Us


11 Hardscrabble Road 

Bernardsville, NJ 07924 
Phone: (908) 766-5787 
Fax: (908) 766-7775


Tuesday - Saturday, 9-5 
Sunday, 12-5
Closed Mondays and Holidays.

  Digital Photography Workshops

Details HERE


Nature Infused Yoga

Autumn series

Details HERE 


 Migrating Monarchs

September 19th, 2-4 pm

Details HERE 


Free Hawk Watch with

Pete Dunne

September 19th, 10 am - 3 pm


Bins & Scopes

for Birding

September 19th,

12:30-2:30 pm  

From Our Blog
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Wayrick Wildlife Gallery


 Digital Photography Exhibit with

Phil Witt and David DesRochers

June 7th - September 18th

 Details HERE  

Upcoming Exhibit

The Art of Sean Murtha

September 19th thru November

Opening Reception

September 20th

2:30 pm to 4:30 pm 


Gallery Hours:

Tuesday-Saturday 9am - 5pm

Sunday Noon - 5pm

Closed Mondays