The Beverly S. Sheffield Education Center is home of the Splash! Into the Edwards Aquifer exhibit, a fun and exciting learning experience deep inside a simulated limestone cave. Multimedia displays and interactive exhibits demonstrate how the aquifer was formed and how it maintains its average daily flow of 32 million gallons of water at Barton Springs.
Nature’s Way Preschool, part of the Austin Nature & Science Center, is a unique nature preschool enrichment program that provides young children with an immersive experience into the wonders of the natural world. Children experience outdoor adventures with fun, hands on nature & science experiences designed to connect them to the natural world while encouraging curiosity & excitement. Experiences may include climbing, digging, mud and water play, balancing on logs, creek exploration, and nature walks.