The Beverly S. Sheffield Education Center houses the Splash! into the Edwards Aquifer exhibit, rotating exhibits in the central rotunda, and partners with the Austin Nature & Science Center to offer educational programs.

Nature’s Way Preschool (NWPS), 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.