Remembering Through Nature...

Honorariums and Memorial Gifts

Honor a special person, commemorate an occasion or milestone, or remember the life of a loved one through a gift to Cincinnati Nature Center. A personalized note acknowledging your gift (without referencing the size of the donation) will be forwarded to the honoree or family of the memorial recipient.

CLICK HERE to give a gift in Honor of an individual.

CLICK HERE to give a gift in Memory of an individual. 

Celebration Garden

Honor, Remember, Reconnect

CLICK HERE to purchase a Celebration Garden Tribute Item. 

The natural beauty and peacefulness of Cincinnati Nature Center creates the ideal setting in which to honor a loved one, pay tribute to a friend, or mark a special occasion. The Celebration Garden, located at Rowe Woods, is an extension of our honorarium and memorial program, through which an individual may purchase a bench, plaque or other marker to be placed at the Nature Center. There are several tribute options available including:


Beech, Maple or Oak Leaf on Forest of Friends Leaf Mosaic


Tribute Tree Program (see details below)


Engraved Stone Plaque on Stone Seat at entrance to Garden


Engraved Terracotta Art Tile by Rookwood Pottery Company on Stone Column along Path


Garden Zone with Brass Plaque on Stone


Bench with Plaque along trail

$10,000   Garden Seating Area with Bench on Small Stone Terrace Recognition, includes bench plaque and engraved paver stone


Tribute Tree Program Display

New! Tribute Tree Program

Cincinnati Nature Center is now offering the opportunity to name a tree on the property in honor of, or in memory of, an individual, couple or family.  Select any tree on Cincinnati Nature Center’s Rowe Woods property and it can be named in perpetuity for $1,000.  The GPS coordinates of your chosen tree and your tribute’s name will be listed in the Celebration Garden on the Tribute Tree Program’s permanent display. 

For information on purchasing a Celebration Garden tribute, please contact:
External Relations Department at 513-831-1711.