Noon Year's Eve

Have a blast ringing in the new year at the EcoTarium! Join us on 12/31 for an exciting kid-friendly countdown, ball drop and so much more!

December Vacation Week

Fire and Ice December 29-31. Want to feel the burn? Need to chill? How about both?! Join us to explore the opposing worlds of fire and ice!

Join us during the week!

The EcoTarium is excited to be open for two additional days! Now open Wednesday through Sunday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Adopt an Animal

Our symbolic adoption program is an opportunity to support our beloved animals and help maintain their health and wellbeing at the EcoTarium!

Wild About Winter

Celebrate the wonders of winter at the EcoTarium on January 29 & 30. Find fun and beauty in these short winter days with the whole family!

Welcome to the EcoTarium Explore exhibits from wherever you are with our new Virtual Tour!

The EcoTarium museum of science and nature in Worcester, Massachusetts offers an indoor-outdoor experience to visitors of all ages. Guests are encouraged to explore three floors of indoor interactive exhibits, live animal habitats, exciting shows in the digital planetarium, daily Science Discovery programs, hikes through forest and meadow nature trails, outdoor imaginative play, and a train ride around the 45+ acre campus (seasonal).

New Indoor Exhibits at the EcoTarium!

The EcoTarium's museum building features three floors of hands-on, interactive exhibits that explore the natural and physical sciences and our New England environment. Each year, the museum welcomes dynamic traveling exhibits, as well as houses permanent installations that make creative use of the museum's natural history collection and living wildlife. Our exhibits make learning fun and are designed to engage a family audience.