Discovery Place Nature

1658 Sterling Dr.
Charlotte, NC 28209- Map It
Phone: (704) 372-6261

AAA Editor Notes

Discovery Place Nature, 2.5 mi. s. at 1658 Sterling Rd., is entered via East Blvd. This child-oriented nature museum has hands-on exhibits relating to natural history, a room with live animals, a butterfly pavilion, a nature trail and the Fort Wild outdoor learn-through-play area with hands-on activities.
$8; $6 (military with ID); free (ages 0-1).
Hours: Wed.-Fri. 9-4, Mon. and Sat. 9-5, Tues. 9-8, Sun. noon-5. Closed Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.