Friends of Madrona Marsh

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A successful partnership of life, community, and the City of Torrance.

Hours and Schedule

Reopening June 18 with indoor mask restriction. Read details here.

The Madrona Marsh Preserve and Nature Center are open free to the public during the times listed below. Because most of the Marsh is manned by volunteers and because weather and other environmental conditions, the times the Marsh, Nature Center and Gift Shop are open is subject to change. Please call (310) 782-3989 before heading over to verify the status.

Hours of Operation

Madrona Marsh Preserve

Tuesday through Friday from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Saturday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Excluding holidays

Nature Center

Friday from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Saturday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Excluding holidays

Gift Shop
Day Open
Sundays - Thursdays CLOSED
Fridays 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.*
Saturdays 10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.*

*or as set by Friends of Madrona Marsh

Madrona Marsh Preserve sign
Schedule of Ongoing Programs

These programs will be gradually re-introduced over a period of several months.

Day Time Programs
Tuesdays (1st, 3rd & 5th) 8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. Tour de' Torrance
Looking at Birds of the South Bay (free)
Wednesdays (2nd of the month) 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. The Birds of Madrona
A Walk with Bob Shanman (free)
Thursdays (1st of the month) 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Tyke Hike - Ages 3 months - 6 years
($5 donation requested)
Fridays 10 a.m. - 12:00 noon Friday Fun - Ages 3 - 6 years
Pre-registration required. Limted to 12.
On lawn or patio, masks optional; required in restrooms.
Saturdays 8:45 a.m. - Noon Habitat Restoration (free)
Saturdays (4th of the month) 10 a.m. - Noon Nature Hike - Explore the Preserve with a trained docent;
all ages welcome (free)
Sundays (4th of the month) 10 a.m. - Noon Nature Hike - Explore the Preserve with a trained docent;
all ages welcome (free)

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