The Robert and Elizabeth Karplus Outdoor Nature Lab

A butterfly landing on the fingers of a young person.

Support this rich and inclusive learning environment combining innovative outdoor learning experiences with renowned environmental education activities and professional learning programs. From native vegetation to a range of guided and self-driven experiences, visitors will deepen their connection with the natural environment. Educators and curriculum designers will use this outdoor space to engage the public with nature. The resources and strategies they create will be used by nature centers, parks, and outdoor learning spaces across the world in ways that amplify our impact globally. Opening this winter.