Tues to Friday: Noon – 5:30 p.m.
Sat and Sun: 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
FREE for individuals and families – See our Group Visits pages for costs of Mom’s Group, Scout Group, and Summer Group visits, and see our Birthday Parties page for the cost of party visits.
Themed exhibit activities, specimens, and displays are changed out in our large and small Discovery Rooms monthly. We also have a variety of resident live animals that you can observe and sometimes encounter up close when you visit. Stop by regularly to find out what‘s new.
NEW in Winter/Spring 2020: Interactive Nature Table – Second Sundays from 1 to 3 pm
Visitors of all ages are invited to engage with volunteers and staff naturalists at our new themed demo and activity Nature Table in our large Discovery Room. The themes and activities offered at this station will change monthly, but may include live animal interactions, experimental demonstrations, “how to” lessons on using tools of the trade in nature study, themed crafts, and other opportunities for hands-on learning. Stop by and visit with a volunteer or naturalist!
Upcoming Nature Table Topics:
- January 12 – Mammals
- February 9 – Reptiles
- March 8 – Invertebrates
“This is the coolest place ever!”
“Fun for my kids!! They like the “hands-on” things!”
“Such a nice place to cool off and learn in a fun way. My 4 year old did not want to leave!”