Ernie Miller Nature Center
Looking for a quick escape from the city blues? A walk through our
113-acre Ernie Miller Park
you through a diverse range of habitats such as tall grass prairie,
upland meadows, bottomland forest and stream.
View birds from the Nature Center's lobby as they visit the feeders
and discover more about the park's wildlife and history through
exhibits and a diorama.
Ernie Miller Park Nature Center Address & Phone
909 North K-7 Highway (1 mile north of 135th Street)
Olathe, KS 66063
Ernie Miller Park Nature Center Hours
For nature center office, park and trail hours, visit the
Ernie Miller Park and Nature
Located inside the JCPRD Administration Building, near the front entrance of Shawnee Mission Park, you'll find our Visitor Services. Here you can obtain copies of park maps, trail guides and Activities Catalogs. You can purchase Kansas State fishing licenses, JCPRD park permits for fishing, boating, archery, and metal detecting, as well as Shawnee Mission Park orienteering course packets. You can also pick up your free model rocket and remote controlled vehicle and boat permits.
Address & Phone
7900 Renner Road (Shawnee Mission
Shawnee Mission, KS 66219-9723
Year-round - Weekday Hours
Monday – Friday (except holidays): 9:00 am– 5:00 pm
Summer - Saturday, Sunday and Holiday Hours
April 16 – October 31: 10:00 am– 6:00 pm
Winter - Saturday and Sunday
and Holiday Hours
November 1 – April 15: 9:00 am– 4:00 pm
For All Park Hours
See our District
Offices & Park Hours page.