Our mission is to build a passion in our community for nature and the environment through education, experience and action.

10 Woodside Lane Westport, CT 06880   203-557-4400 Earthplace Preschool: 203-557-3638


  • Jun 21 2017

    Story with Animal

    June 21st, 2017, 10:00 AM

    Join us in Natureplace for an animal-themed story followed by an encounter with one of our Animal Hall residents.
    For children 5 and under.
    Free for members, price of admission for non-members.

  • Animal Hall Feeding

    June 21st, 2017, 10:30 AM

    Here's your chance to have Earthplace staff answer all your questions while giving some of our animals their daily meals. See what a blue jay eats and why a bearded dragon eats something different. Get to know a rabbit's favorite snacks and see the guinea pigs munch away at their hay. 
    All are welcome!

    Free for members, price of admission for non-members.

  • Citizen Science Brigade

    June 21st, 2017, 4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

    Develop your passion for nature and science! Guided by naturalist Veronica Swain, study different types of birds, frogs, plants-and even bats. Embark on a new mission each week, gatherine information from our sanctuary for use in scientific projects.

    Grades 5+

    Wednesdays, 4-5pm
    2017 Session 2: April 5, 19, 26; May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; June 7, 14, 21
    Members: $160, Non-members: $200

    Click here to register today!
    Participants can join at any time, and fees will be prorated.