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News Releases

The EcoTarium Unveils Wild Cat Station Outdoor Habitat Featuring Two Orphaned Mountain Lions

May 10, 2019

Worcester, Mass. – May 10, 2019 The EcoTarium museum of science and nature held a ceremonial ribbon-cutting to unveil one of their boldest exhibits yet…

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The EcoTarium Museum of Science and Nature announces opening of one of largest mountain lion exhibits in New England

April 10, 2019

Worcester, Mass. – April 10, 2019 The EcoTarium museum of science and nature enthusiastically announces that two mountain lions and several native bird species are…

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A New Triceratops for the EcoTarium Museum of Science and Nature

September 12, 2018

Worcester, Mass. – September 12, 2018 – “Uncle Beazley,” an 11-foot-long fiberglass model of a Triceratops dinosaur, weighing approximately 200 pounds, joins longtime model resident…

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New Museum President Brings Track Record of Vision and Success

July 23, 2018

Worcester, Mass. – July 23, 2018 The EcoTarium museum of science and nature enthusiastically announces the selection of Lucy Hale as its new President. The…

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Bald Eagle Exhibit Grows to Two

May 21, 2018

Young, New Female Bald Eagle at the EcoTarium Needs a Name! Worcester, Mass. – May 21, 2018 – Joining Bob the new Bald Eagle at…

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The EcoTarium Welcomes New Resident Bald Eagle

May 17, 2018

Worcester, Mass. – May 8, 2018 – The EcoTarium museum of science and nature is thrilled to announce a brand new resident – Bob, a…

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A Look at the Science Behind Blood-Sucking Beasties

May 17, 2018

Attack of the Bloodsuckers at the EcoTarium Museum of Science and Nature Worcester, Mass. – May 15, 2018 – The newest exhibition to open on…

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Press

Stars of New Exhibit – MassLive May 10, 2019

Cause For Celebration – Worcester Magazine May 10, 2019

Earth Day Celebration at the EcoTarium – Telegram & Gazette, April 19, 2019

Worcester Launches Year of Festivities for Goddard – WBUR, March 16, 2019

Goddard Day Special Launch – Telegram & Gazette, March 16, 2019

Fungal Tree of Life – GoLocal Worcester – September 3, 2018

High Moon – Sentinel & Enterprise, January 17, 2019

Goodbye to 2018 On Noon Years Eve – Telegram & Gazette, January 1, 2019

Connecting the Dots – WCCA, January 2, 2019

10 Towns in 10 Days- The EcoTarium, Western Mass News, November 7, 2018

Be My Guest – Upton Community TV, November 3, 2018

Worcester News Tonight

The EcoTarium’s Shared Vision - Worcester Business Journal, October 29, 2018

Beacon Hill Chat with Senator Chandler – WCCA, October 2018

A Piece of Science History – Worcester Magazine, July 26, 2018