WELCOME TO 

The newly named and enhanced Backyard is a place where children and adults can connect with the natural world.
This outdoor space and garden offers more than an acre of exhibits and natural habitat with fruit trees and a vegetable-filled garden!
 

Backyard play is included in open museum admission!


EXHIBITS & FEATURES WE OFFER:

Nature Playground

Imagination Miniatures: Fairy Village AND Mini-Mars (NEW!)

Big Bubbles 

Sand Pit with Water Play feature (NEW!)

Adobe Playhouse 

Mud Kitchen (NEW!)

Community Garden

Big Fun Family Games: Jumbo Connect Four, Giant Jenga, Harry Potter Bean Bag Toss

Plexi-Painting Art Area (NEW!)

Ramp & Roll Playscape (NEW!)

Pirate Ship Play Area

Shaded Picnic Tables

Stroller Parking
                                                                                                                   + NEW Bug Windows!