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EcoTarium

Address
222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604 United States

Phone
508.929.2700

Website
https://ecotarium.org

Upcoming Events

Secret of the Cardboard Rocket

September 24 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604 United States

Join two curious kids who turn a cardboard carton into a rocket and blast off to explore the solar system – with the help of a talking astronomy book. Cruise the inner planets, the asteroid belt, the rings of Saturn, the outer planets and find out why we live on the most interesting planet of all. Produced in spectacular 3D animation. Audience: Great for children 3 to 10 and their families Run Time: 30 minutes Source: Clark Planetarium Cost: $5.00 for members / $6.00…

Science Discovery in Secrets of the Forest

September 24 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604 United States

Come have some science-fueled fun and learn cool facts about the world around you at this hands-on public program (held in Secrets of the Forest on the middle level). Free with admission.

Flying Monsters

September 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604 United States

Two hundred twenty million years ago, dinosaurs were beginning their domination of the Earth. But another group of reptiles was about to make an extraordinary leap: Pterosaurs were taking control of the skies, and the story of how and why these mysterious creatures took to the air is more fantastic than fiction. In Flying Monsters, Sir David Attenborough, the world’s leading naturalist, sets out to uncover the truth about the enigmatic pterosaurs, whose wingspans of more than 40 feet were…

Preschool Wednesdays

September 25 @ 10:15 am - 11:45 am
222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604 United States

Preschool Wednesdays offer toddlers and their families to go on a journey through story time, a live animal experience, and a maker space for crafts. Learn More  

One World, One Sky

September 25 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604 United States

Join Sesame Street’s Big Bird and Elmo as they explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a Muppet from Zhima Jie, the Chinese co-production of Sesame Street. Together, they take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon, where they discover how different it is from Earth. One World, One Sky is a brilliant spectacle of light and color as the furry friends watch the stars twinkle over Sesame Street. Audience: Ages 3 to 6 and their families…

Animal Discovery

September 25 @ 2:15 pm - 2:45 pm
222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604 United States

Come have some science-fueled fun and learn cool facts about the world around you at this hands-on public program. Free with admission.

Mysteries of the Unseen World

September 25 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604 United States

This film adventure takes audiences on an extraordinary journey into unseen worlds and hidden dimensions beyond our normal vision to uncover the mysteries of things too fast, too slow, too small or simply invisible. Begin to understand the enormity of the world you can’t see, a world that exists in the air we breathe, in our bodies, and in all of the events that occur around us minute-by-minute, and nanosecond-by-nanosecond. And with this understanding comes a new appreciation of the wonder and…

One World, One Sky

September 26 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604 United States

Join Sesame Street’s Big Bird and Elmo as they explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a Muppet from Zhima Jie, the Chinese co-production of Sesame Street. Together, they take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon, where they discover how different it is from Earth. One World, One Sky is a brilliant spectacle of light and color as the furry friends watch the stars twinkle over Sesame Street. Audience: Ages 3 to 6 and their families…

Science Discovery in Secrets of the Forest

September 26 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604 United States

Come have some science-fueled fun and learn cool facts about the world around you at this hands-on public program (held in Secrets of the Forest on the middle level). Free with admission.

Mysteries of the Unseen World

September 26 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604 United States

This film adventure takes audiences on an extraordinary journey into unseen worlds and hidden dimensions beyond our normal vision to uncover the mysteries of things too fast, too slow, too small or simply invisible. Begin to understand the enormity of the world you can’t see, a world that exists in the air we breathe, in our bodies, and in all of the events that occur around us minute-by-minute, and nanosecond-by-nanosecond. And with this understanding comes a new appreciation of the wonder and…