South Shore Natural Science Center

48 Jacobs Ln.
Norwell, MA 02061- Map It
Phone: (781) 659-2559
Save on adult and child admission.

AAA Editor Notes

South Shore Natural Science Center is at 48 Jacobs Ln. Nature enthusiasts may explore various trails at a leisurely pace, from the shortest trail at 15 minutes to the longest trail at 50 minutes. The Jacobs Pond area has two trails; some of the wildlife that can be seen include turtles, waterfowl and songbirds. Herb and wildflower gardens also are on-site, as is the EcoZone Museum, an interactive exhibit area depicting the ecosystems of southeastern Massachusetts. Picnicking is permitted in designated areas.
Trails free. Science center and EcoZone $7; $5 (ages 60+); $3 (ages 2-15).
AAA Benefit:
Get $1 off adult and 50¢ on child admission. Discount valid on up to 4 in a party.
Hours: Trails daily dawn-dusk. Science center and EcoZone Mon.-Sat. 9-5, Sun. 11-4. Closed Jan. 1, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 30 minutes minimum.