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 also the workspace for our professional staff 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 Hours:
Friday:   11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday:        10:00 am - 3:00 pm
and special events.  See Events schedule for additional information.

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours:
The EcoCenter will be closed Thursday 11/26 through Sunday 11/29.

Admission is free.

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

To learn more about the EcoCenter, click here.