Austin Nature & Science Center

The ANSC provides hands-on educational exhibits and recreational activities that increase awareness and appreciation of the natural environment. Located on the western edge of Zilker Park, the Austin Nature and Science Center (ANSC) is dedicated to the exploration of the natural world.

Program Contact Info
First Name: 
Jennifer
Last Name: 
Chapman
Title: 
Education Program Supervisor
Location: 
301 Nature Center Dr
Austin, TX 78746
United States
Program Details
Year Established: 
1960
Program Focus: 
Biology
Program Focus: 
Earth and Environmental Science
Program Focus: 
General Science
Program Focus: 
Natural History
Program Focus: 
Space Science/Aerospace/Rocketry
Girls served annually: 
9000
Boys served annually: 
11000
Organization Info
Organization Contact Info
Title: 
NMNWSE Communications Chair
Location: 
301 Nature Center Dr
United States
Slug: 
austin-nature-science-center
Available Resources/Activities
boys interested in STEM
girls interested in STEM
internships
job shadowing
mobile programming
professional development
Needed Resources/Activities
access to tools/equipment
professional development