Charlotte Nature Museum

1658 Sterling Road
Charlotte, NC 28209

Charlotte Nature Museum offers young children and families the chance to get close to wildlife and walk among free-flying butterflies in Butterfly Pavilion, observe live animals in Creature Cavern, buzz by Insect Alley or go wild Fort Wild. Daily programming including hands-on activities and puppet shows provide the opportunity for structured learning and informal play. Charlotte Nature Museum is operated by Discovery Place, Inc.

At Charlotte Nature Museum Summer Camps kids connect with nature through outdoor exploration, learn to lead by testing their own theories, and make tracks in uncovering the wonder of nature. Conducted in a safe, nurturing environment, Camps include live animals and lively interactions that foster a greater understanding of science and the natural world. Full- and half-day Camps for Rising Grades PK – 5 are available May – August.