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


  • Jul 21 2017

    Storytime with Animal

    July 21st, 2017, 10:00 AM — 10:10 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

    July 21st, 2017, 10:30 AM — 10:40 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.

  • Family Campfire

    July 21st, 2017, 6:30 PM

    Join us as we gather ‘round as the sun goes down for a little old-fashioned family fun.  We’ll have live animals to meet and greet all evening long, plus guided walks on our outdoor trails and family-friendly activities.  And no campfire would be complete without roasting marshmallows!  Come celebrate summer with us!

    Member families: $25

    Non-member families: $30

  • Movie Under the Stars!

    July 21st, 2017, Dusk

    Come for the campfire – stay for an outdoor movie in our new amphitheater!  After the Family Campfire, cozy up for a FREE Environmental Learning Series screening of Hometown Habitats: Stories of Brining Nature Home in the fresh evening air.  This engaging and relatable environmental documentary explores how and why native plants are critical to the survival and vitality of local ecosystems.