EcoCenter: A Community Resource for Environmental Education

The EcoCenter is the headquarters for the Environmental Volunteers and serves as a nature center open to the public. Our headquarters is the workspace for our professional staff of ten who direct and implement our programs in support of our mission: To promote the understanding of and responsibility for the environment through hands-on science education.

The EcoCenter is a community resource for environmental education. Through our location in the beautiful Baylands Nature Preserve, we have expanded our mission fulfillment to offer a wide range of educational opportunities for children, adults, and families!

The EcoCenter
2560 Embarcadero Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303
(650) 493-8000

EcoCenter Winter Hours (January - February):

In January and February 2014, the EcoCenter will be open Saturdays only and closed weekdays. Regular weekday hours will resume on March 3.

EcoCenter Open Hours (March - December):

Monday, Thursday, Friday: 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Closed: Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday

Admission is free.

For a map and directions to the EcoCenter, click here.

To learn more about the EcoCenter, click here.