The Austin Nature & Science Center offers nature based programs for members of the community, such as school break camps, seasonal festivals, animal programs, and more. For questions about a camp or community program, please call Visitor Services at 512-974-3888.






Austin Museum Day!

Join us on Sunday, September 19 from 9:00a.m. - 1:00p.m. for fun free activities! Special guests Math Happens, PollenATX, and Texas Master Naturalists will lead activities including walk-n-talks around the site, fun with bubbles, pollinators, bees, Fibonacci, scavenger hunts, geocaching, and more! The Trade Counter will be open with special quick activities to earn points to trade for cool nature treasures! No reservations or tickets required, but masks are required. 

Austin Museum Day Saturday September 19



Tiny Tours

Virtual Tiny Tours of the Austin Nature & Science CenterJoin us on Facebook and YouTube for ANSC Tiny Tours!  Catch a glimpse of our beautiful site and learn all about the animals, exhibits, and natural spaces that surround us.  Videos will be posted daily Fridays-Sundays this fall.

Weekday Wake Up Daily Videos

Austin Nature & Science Center Daily Videos posted on our Facebook page.

Visit our Facebook page Mondays-Fridays beginning in November for our Daily Posted Videos!

Join Caroline for Mindfulness Mondays as she teaches you a variety of ways to slow down and engage your body and mind.

Learn with Mary and Emily on TEKS Tuesdays as they investigate TEKS objectives for grades K-3.

Watch Ms. Kat on Wild Wednesdays as she shows you some of nature’s most interesting creatures!

Follow Ms. Elizabeth as she takes you into the Zilker Nature Preserve to read some of her favorite stories for Tales from the Trails Thursdays.

Explore your sense of sight, taste, touch, smell and hearing with Ms. Elizabeth on Five Senses Friday.