Visitor Center Area

Pause and Ponder Trail

Take a quiet, meditative walk through the diverse habitat of the Dudley Farm woodlands on the .3 mile loop trail near the Visitor Center Picnic Area.

Pause  Ponder trail


Picnic Area

The picnic area is located on the west side of the parking lot across from the visitor center.

Six tables and three grills are available. There are also picnic tables in front of the Visitor Center.



Visitor Center and Collections Exhibit.

Get a glimpse into how the Dudley family lived at the turn of the century. Two current exhibits located in the Visitor Center are changed periodically and may show objects from the Civil War era, and from the farmhouse. Also you can view a video of the history of Dudley Farm including listening to Miss Myrtle Dudley herself.


Copy of exhibit 4-2012 Civil War 1

Copy of exhibit - childrens toys 2011



Farm Articles and Crafts for Sale. Our gift shop contains many handmade items such as jams and jellies, sugar cane syrup, children's toys, bonnets, brooms, and aprons. In season we have produce from the garden. Also we have a collection of books, cards, t-shirts and hats. Summer hours - Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun from noon to 4 pm, Sat 10 to 4 (closed Thanksgiving and Christmas).

Copy of Commissary 1

Copy of Commissary 2

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