Admissions & Hours of Operation

Children's Nature Center

The Children's Nature Center, a 501 C 3 nonprofit, is the only living museum within a 250-mile radius that exhibits exotic animals in naturalist habitats. Our mini zoo and aquarium hosts more than 150 unique creatures, ranging from 14-foot pythons to 1-inch-long dart frogs to lively stingrays. We have saltwater and freshwater habitats, displaying wide variety of aquatic life.  The Children's Nature Center features a collection of snakes, reptiles, and amphibians. Our living and inanimate exhibits are all designed to educate guests on animals, wildlife, and the environment.

Hours & admission



10:00am to 4:00 pm 


Sunday Noon to 4:00 pm



Ages 1 through 12-years-old $6

Ages 13 to 59-years-old $9

Ages 60+ & Veterans $8

Immediate family of 4 $28 ................... (2 adults and 2 children ages 12 and under.)


Annual Family Pass includes admission for immediate families with two adults and two children, 12 & under for an entire year.  Add additional family members for $25/each.