Join us this fall during the week!

This October, the EcoTarium is excited to be open for two additional days. Starting October 6, 2021, we will be open Wednesday through Sunday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.!

Indoor Exhibits Now Open!

Discover new indoor exhibits at the EcoTarium this Summer! We are excited our indoor exhibits, amenities, museum shop, and two new traveling exhibits will (re)open to the public!

All Aboard!

The Explorer Express Train is back on track and open!

New Naturalist Program for Teens

Do you know a teen who is interested in natural science, animals, STEM, or wants to learn more about how museums work?

Join us for A Night at the Museum!

October 2, 2021 from 6 p.m. - 10 p.m

Celebrate with friends while you help the museum raise funds to ensure the EcoTarium remains accessible to all. Join us as we inspire the next generation with a passion for science and nature!

Membership Extensions

All active memberships will be extended due to the closure.

Adopt an EcoTarium Animal

This symbolic adoption program is an opportunity to give direct financial support to an animal of your choosing to help maintain their health and welfare here at the EcoTarium. Your donation will go towards their food, enrichment, veterinary visits, treats, and so much more.

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.