Sandy Point State Park's new nature center invites visitors to learn by doing. Image: Cheryl Costello

VIDEO: Sandy Point Opens New Nature Center

Sandy Point State Park has been a favorite Bay beach for decades, reaching maximum capacity on many summer weekends. Its distinctive sand and fantastic view of the Bay Bridge keep people coming to swim, picnic, and sunbathe. Now, there’s a new addition to keep people coming to the popular park.

A nature center opened to the public Easter weekend, part of $2.5 million in ongoing improvements at Sandy Point. Cheryl Costello was there as the first visitors got a look inside. Watch below: