School Vacation Weeks at the EcoTarium

Family fun for February, April and December School Vacation

When school's out, the EcoTarium is the place to be. Each February, April and December, our education team cooks up creative ways to learn and have fun -- all designed especially for school-age kids and their families. These theme-based weeks are filled with activities focused around a particular science or nature topic. Many activities are free with admission.

Holiday Vacation: My Place in Space

December 26, 27, 29, 30 and 31, 2015
This holiday vacation week, let your imagination soar into outer space as you learn about space travel, astronauts, remote-controlled rovers, and more! Feed a passion for astronomy and technology, or discover it for the first time.

Free with museum admission.

Please note:The EcoTarium will be closed on December 24, 25 and 28, and January 1.

Winter Vacation: Frozen Forest

February 16 to 19, 2016

Explore the chilly world within the frozen forest during February vacation week! We will investigate how animals survive winter and explore the science of snow. Venture out with us and learn first hand how humans have adapted to winter weather throughout history. Bundle up for a week of cold-weather fun!

Free with museum admission.