Indoor-Outdoor Museum of Science and Nature | Worcester, MA
Open Tuesday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Sunday 12:00 - 5:00 p.m.
The EcoTarium is a unique indoor-outdoor museum in Worcester, MA. Set in an urban oasis, the EcoTarium offers a chance to walk through the treetops, take a thrilling multimedia journey through the galaxy at a digital planetarium, meet wildlife, stroll nature trails, ride a narrow gauge railroad, and get hands-on with family-friendly exhibits.
Summer Discovery Camp - Registration Now Open!
Give your child a summer of lasting memories -- and inspire a passion for science and nature -- at the EcoTarium's Summer Discovery Camp! Choose from our perennially favorite camp themes, Animal Keeper, Gizmos and Gadgets, and EcoTarium Adventure, plus two new themes: Gizmos and Gadgets: Spy Edition and EcoTarium Discovery Sampler.
New Exhibit! Animals Without Passports
Follow the humpback whale’s migration between the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, off the coast of Massachusetts, and the Caribbean breeding grounds. Learn about the hazards the humpbacks face as they journey across ocean borders and get a unique look at one of our nation’s underwater treasures. This traveling exhibit by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will be at the EcoTarium through May 11.
A Night at the Museum - May 17, 2014
This year's gala fundraising event has a S.T.E.A.M. punk flare with lots of surprises and fun around every corner of the museum. See how the EcoTarium comes to life at night with visits by historical figures, animal encounters, moonlight train rides, and more. Plus enjoy cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, dinner, music by the Dale LePage Trio, and silent and live auctions during this very special evening. Click here for ticket information.