Each season offers exciting activities, special events, and experiences at the EcoTarium!
There is always something new happening both on our grounds and inside the museum building.
For info on Alden Planetarium shows and showtimes, click here!
For the Explorer Express Train schedule, click here!
To book an Otter Encounter, click here!
Jazz on the Sundial Friday, June 16 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm Join us for smooth melodies, golden skies, and relaxed vibes. This summer, the warm tones of jazz music make their return to the EcoTarium. Bring your own chairs…Read More ›
Collections ConnectionsEcoTarium 222 Harrington Way, Worcester
Explore our private collection! The EcoTarium has thousands of specimens - fossils, gems, birds, weird things in jars - behind the scenes in our scientific collection. Come see something that…
Animal DiscoveryEcoTarium 222 Harrington Way, Worcester
Discover our resident animals! Are you curious about what our otters eat, how fast our snakes slither, or what our birds do in the winter? Get up close with one…
Science DiscoveryEcoTarium 222 Harrington Way, Worcester
Want more hands-on science? Catch our free, daily, educator-led Science Discovery programs. You might engineer a tower, meet an animal, concoct a potion, find a hidden rainbow, crack a code,…
Afternoon AstronomyEcoTarium 222 Harrington Way, Worcester
Early sunset got you down? Look up! Join us on Sundial Plaza to look through a telescope at the Moon or another planet, or if conditions do not permit come…