Charlotte Nature Museum is dedicated to providing high-quality, high-energy, nature-based learning that enlightens, educates and inspires. Programs and classes are available for pre-k through rising grade 2.
The Museum’s programs educate about the Carolinas’ native plants and animals and their roles in the environment. Register for an hour, a day or a weekend of discovery and increase your little ones’ awareness of the natural world through nature-based experiments, story time, puppet shows, arts and crafts, science-related games and up-close animal encounters.
Featuring live animals and plant life native to the Carolinas, Charlotte Nature Museum is a great place for students to develop a sense of wonder and appreciation of the natural world. Fun hands-on exhibits and innovative programming create a unique learning experience bringing nature-based lessons to life.
Register for a class with an experienced Charlotte Nature Museum educator. Classes may include live animals, creative experiments, outdoor hikes, crafts and more.Learn more about Field Trips and Classes
Charlotte Nature Museum is a living classroom offering workshops for all interests. Workshops are designed to meet the developmental needs of specific age groups and are conducted in a safe and nurturing environment. Fun, nature-based topics vary – participants may tour exhibits, encounter live animals, create arts and crafts or participate in cultural activities. Many programs offer take-home information and activities to reinforce the concepts learned during the day.Learn more about Workshops