Austin Nature & Science Center | Kids Out and About Austin

Austin Nature & Science Center

Address: 
301 Nature Center Drive
Austin , TX , 78746
Phone: (512) 974-3888
30° 16' 19.47" N, 97° 46' 29.7084" W
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The ANSC provides hands-on educational exhibits and recreational activities that increase awareness and appreciation of the natural environment. Located on the western edge of Zilker Park, they are dedicated to the exploration of the natural world.

Since 1960, ANSC has provided nature exhibits, education programs and recreation resources for countless visitors, teachers and children of all ages. The ANSC provides hands-on educational exhibits and recreational activities that increase awareness and appreciation of the natural environment.

Learn more about the ANSC

The Austin Nature and Science Center offers many programs for preschoolers, kids, families and adults. Program topics range from butterflies to caving: Program Information.

Volunteer with ANSC: information and  application.

 

The ANSC has a variety of things to do and exhibits to see.

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Open hours: 
Sunday: 12:00 pm-5:00 pm
Monday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Academic, Science, Nature/Outdoors

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