Science Saturday

January 19, 2019 - April 27, 2019

Weekly on Saturday | 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

300 Tower Road
Naples, FL 34113

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On Science Saturdays, kids and adults can discover the plants, fish and wildlife that call Rookery Bay Research Reserve's 110,000 acres home. It's the perfect opportunity to get up-close with nature through marine life touch tanks and trail walks, while at the same time learning about environmental science through interactive exhibits.

On Science Saturdays, the entire family can explore and enjoy:

Touch tanks and aquariums at the Estuary EncounterExhibits and programs about local waters, manatees, sharks, sea turtles and moreInteractive displays on pioneer life and Native Americans of the regionA close-up look at microscopic organisms in the Junior Scientist areaThe Reserve's observation bridge, nature trails, art gallery and gift shop!

Nov. 24 – Dec. 29, Science Saturdays will get festive with Eco-holiday Crafts  themed around local sea life. Food trucks will be onsite to help guests celebrate the holidays as well.