Skip to content

Events

Upcoming:

EcoTarium21: Weird Science

Untitled 1 01
February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

After-hour museum events for adults! Life feeling too predictable? Time to shake things up! This Leap Day eve, we’re embracing scientific oddities, misfits and exceptions. From bizarre biology to abnormal astronomy–grab a refreshing cocktail and join us to celebrate science that doesn’t follow the rules. Guests enjoy exclusive access to our interactive exhibits and collections…

National Geographic Live speaker series in partnership with the Hanover Theatre

Unnamed
March 16 @ 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on April 9, 2020 at 7:30 pm

One event on May 14, 2020 at 7:30 pm

National Geographic Live, National Geographic’s touring speaker series, features Nizar Ibrahim, Kara Cooney and Joel Sartore. sharing behind-the-scenes stories from the front lines of exploration alongside stunning imagery and gripping footage. National Geographic Live is the live events division of National Geographic. Its broad roster of talent, including renowned photographers, scientists, authors, filmmakers and adventurers, share…

Earth Day: Sustainability and Community

Earthday Preview
April 24 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Come celebrate the planet and all that sustains it at the EcoTarium’s Earth Day event! Visit with our earth-loving community partners, and join our special interactive programs and hands-on activities! Free with admission; no special tickets required. Members enter free.  Purchase Tickets    Reserve Tickets (Members Only) Sponsored by:

EcoTarium21: Good Vibrations

Untitled 1 01
May 29 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

After-hour museum events for adults! The EcoTarium is alive with the sounds of science! Hear from some vocal wildlife, experiment with waves and oscillations, and discover how ears often observe what the eyes can’t see. Enjoy a tuneful tincture as you listen, laugh, and learn about nature’s resonant refrains. Guests enjoy exclusive access to our interactive…

EcoTarium21: STEAMy Nights

Untitled 1 01
August 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

After-hour museum events for adults! Just in time for the dog days of summer, this evening is S.T.E.A.M-powered! Embrace your inner artiste AND your inner Einstein as you explore the creative sides of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. You might just leave with a creation of your own. Guests enjoy exclusive access to our interactive exhibits and collections all while stirring up…

EcoTarium21: Whiskey, Wine, and Wizards

Untitled 1 01
October 30 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

After-hour museum events for adults! Grab your wand and let science choose you as we explore the lighter side of the dark arts. Explore a world of levitation, herbology, and magnetism, meet a magnificent creature, and imbibe some of nature’s most delicious fermented potions. Cloaks encouraged, but not required. Guests enjoy exclusive access to our interactive…

Ongoing:

A Night at the Museum

Featured Img For ANAM

EcoTarium Comes to Life Under the Stars Save the date for A Night at the Museum on May 9, 2020! Spend a wild night at the EcoTarium’s signature event as we raise funds to inspire new generations with a passion for science and nature. Reservations Required. Become a SponsorFor further information on corporate sponsorship, please contact…

EcoTarium21

Eco21 Final

Quarterly Evening Events After-Hour Series for Adults 21+ Enjoy exclusive access to our interactive exhibits and collections all while stirring up a conversation over drinks in a child-free environment. Each evening includes an EcoTarium theme, exciting experiences, cash bar and food for purchase. Bring a friend, a date, or come to mingle and network!  Time:…

Worcester on the Moon

Woo On The Moon

You Can’t Get to the Moon Without Worcester! A celebration of the 50th lunar landing anniversary! Worcester and Central Mass. have an astronomical connection to the landing on the moon! Robert Goddard, known as ‘the father of the space age’ was a Worcester resident. As an engineer and physicist who successfully created and launched the…

Scroll To Top