Tom Ridge Environmental Center
ADMISSION: General Admission is Free
HOURS: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. seven days a week, year-round (except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day)
The Tom Ridge Environmental Center (TREC) is the gateway to Presque Isle. TREC is located before the entrance to Presque Isle State Park, directly across from the entrance to Waldameer Park & Water World.
The center is open year-round, offering visitors information and insights into the unique 3,200 acre Presque Isle and the many different forms of life that inhabit it.
TREC features interactive exhibits, the Big Green Screen Theater, a Nature Shop & Gallery, the Sunset Café, a regional visitors’ center and a 75-foot-high observation tower overlooking the peninsula. The center also serves as home to the Regional Science Consortium and the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Presque Isle State Park Main Office.
Tom Ridge Environmental Center Information Desk