Through spectacular live animal exhibits, natural science education programs, guided Squam Lake Cruises, an informal public garden, and Blue Heron School, a nature-based Montessori early learning center, the Science Center has educated and enlightened visitors since 1966 about the importance of our natural world. The Science Cen
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What kind of kids we support
This educational series is specifically for homeschooled students. Programs focus on the cycles you can observe in the natural world. Topics include rock cycle, water cycle, life cycles, and more!
Field Trips and School Programs
In-person school programs at the Science Center or at your school. These unique and up close encounters give your students the opportunity to discover and connect with nature. Physical distancing and face masks will be enforced. All programs at the Science Center from May through October include admission on the live animal exhi
Blue Heron School
Blue Heron School is a nature-based Montessori early learning center with a child-focused approach and daily outdoor experiences.