1658 Sterling RoadCharlotte , NC , 28209
Phone: 704.372.626135° 11' 17.4336" N, 80° 50' 37.5684" W
In 1951, Discovery Place Nature opened as one of the first facilities in the southeast focused on bringing families and nature together. Discovery Place Nature visitors may walk among free-flying butterflies, observe live animals, buzz around with insects or hang out in the natural world. Daily programming including puppet shows and hands-on activities provide the opportunity for structured learning and informal play for the young and old alike. Discovery Place Nature offers visitors the chance to get close to wildlife and experience nature through hands-on programming, exhibits and classes. Classes provide private learning experiences led by an experienced Discovery Place Nature educator.
Enhance the impact of a field trip by adding live animal encounters, hands-on activities, outdoor adventures and creative experiments. Classes provide private learning experiences led by an experienced Discovery Place Nature educator.