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222 Harrington Way, Worcester, MA 01604-1899
+1 508-929-2700
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Unplanned Visit

I was in the area with my 2 year old granddaughter and decided to stop in. The main building has... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Milford, Massachusetts

This is where the stupid people in Worcester go with their kids to spend their money. $14 dollars... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
William D
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Experience hands-on exhibits and make new discoveries, indoors and outdoors, at the EcoTarium in Worcester. As New England's leading museum for science and nature, the EcoTarium offers three floors of interactive exhibits, exciting shows in the Alden Digital Planetarium: A National Geographic Theater, daily Science Discovery programs, live animal habitats, nature trails through forest and meadow environments, a tree canopy walkway (seasonal), and unlimited play in the expansive Nature Explore(R) Outdoor Exhibit. Rain or shine, summer or winter, there's always something fun for the whole family to discover at the EcoTarium.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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222 Harrington Way, Worcester, MA 01604-1899
+1 508-929-2700
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was in the area with my 2 year old granddaughter and decided to stop in. The main building has something for all ages and a planetarium show. Outside there was a bubble play area. There is also a train ride and an awesome play...More

Thank TKearns2013
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is where the stupid people in Worcester go with their kids to spend their money. $14 dollars entrance to see two eagles that are sick, shot the sign says, a pacing porcupine, used to have two otters and some water, now down to one...More

Thank William D
Reviewed 3 June 2017

It was a family visit with three kids ranging 4 to 13. All of them fully enjoyed the visit with a toy train ride. The exhibits were very good and highly educative.

Thank Jaiprakash48
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The faculty is clean and will keep the kids entertained. Great birthday party venue. However I find the price to be high for what it offers for general admission. If I didn't have the discount that I get then I probably would not go because...More

Thank SR621
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My nephew (and his parents) had an excellent afternoon here exploring and enjoying themselves during the long graduation weekend.

Thank 707Valdez
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

While a bit more expensive than I would have expected, the kids had a fantastic time with the indoor and outdoor activities. There are designated places to eat a lunch from him both indoors and out. Disappointed with the planetarium show as it was quite...More

Thank Michellereneelove
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I took my three daughters, 9,7, and 1 1/2. There was so much for them to do, they had a blast. They loved the hands on activities and animals. We packed a lunch and enjoyed the outdoor activities.

Thank msmith0208
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We went here on a raw,rainy morning when we all needed to get out of the house and have some fun. There were just enough exhibits that introduced STEM topics to our little guy, while still being really fun. Even though it was raw and...More

Thank Miss_E_Boston
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Great fun in the spring and summer for the outdoor activities. All year-round learning and entertainment while learning place for all ages. Tree canopy walk is fun. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This was our second time coming here. The first time we stayed mostly inside because it was raining. Our 2 year old and us were going crazy playing with all the exhibits! This time, we did the nature trail to see all the animals and...More

1  Thank geojon421
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21 April 2016|
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Response from Elffriend | Reviewed this property |
I just checked their website for you. For a 1 year family pass that covers 2 parents or grandparents and up to 4 children under the age of 18, the cost is $100. If the person purchasing the membership is over 65 the cost... More
18 June 2015|
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Response from EcoTarium_Worcester | Property representative |
Admission to the EcoTarium is $14 for adults, $10 for children ages 2-18, $10 for seniors 65+, and $10 for students with ID. Admission is free for EcoTarium members and children under 2. The EcoTarium is proud to... More
Jennifer T
29 December 2014|
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Response from Maggie P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it has trails outside that are hard for a trailer, but everything inside has ramps or elevators .