EcoTarium

222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604- Map It
(508) 929-2700

AAA Editor Notes

EcoTarium, e. via SR 9 at 222 Harrington Way, is an indoor/outdoor museum of science and nature offering three floors of interactive exhibits, a digital planetarium, nature trails and animal habitats. From late May to mid-August visitors can explore the Tree Canopy Walkway, a series of platforms and rope bridges suspended more than 40 feet above an oak and hickory forest floor; a zipline returns guests to ground level. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
Museum $14; $10 (ages 2-18, ages 65+ and students with ID). Tree Canopy Walkway $10. Planetarium $5. Prices may vary.
Hours: Museum Tues.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. noon-5. Tree Canopy Walkway program schedule varies; phone ahead. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas.