New indoor exhibits to promote nature and science at EcoTarium, MA, US
Worcester, MA’s leading science and nature museum EcoTarium has announced the reopening of its indoor exhibits starting on Friday, July 9, 2021, including two new exhibits to inspire passion for nature and science: the Tree Houses and Design Zone.
The Tree Houses exhibit teaches explorers how to become environmental stewards by hanging out in trees and how trees help sustain life on Earth, teaching the importance of sustainable logging, animal tracking, building, and much more.
Design Zone is an interactive and creative exhibit highlighting the relationship between mathematical thinking and the creative process in art, music, and engineering. Design areas allow users to create and produce music, video games, and extreme sports.
EcoTarium is New England’s leading museum of science and nature, an indoor-outdoor experience dedicated to inspiring a passion for science and nature in visitors of all ages. Founded in 1825, it has been a leader in informal science and nature education for nearly 200 years. Highlights of the 45-acre campus include a museum building with three floors of interactive exhibits, Science Discovery programs, live animal habitats, nature trails, seasonal narrow-gauge railroad Explorer Express Train, and expansive interactive outdoor exhibit, Nature Explore.