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Exhibition Details

Exhibition Name:

TreeHouses: Look Who's Living in the Trees!

Description:

Spend some time hanging out in the trees! Immerse yourself in an indoor tree house and explore the ecosystems of trees firsthand! Who lives in trees? Find out through stereoscopic viewfinders, tracking clues, natural artifacts, and sound. Learn about tree-dwelling animals and birds. Learn why trees and forests need to be protected. Trees sustain life on Earth! Designed for a family audience.

Partners: Environmental Exhibit Collaborative (EEC!): EcoTarium, Worcester, Massachusetts; ECHO at the Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, Burlington, Vermont; and Children's Museum of Maine, Portland, Maine
Funded by Jane's Trust, the Cabot Family Charitable Trust, & the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS)

Shipping: 1 truck; renter pays inbound shipping.

Category: Environment & Ecology
Primarily Consists Of: Hands-On Activities
Cost: $17,500 + inbound shipping
Size: 1,200-2,000 square feet (flexible)
Venue Length: 3-1/2 months
Availability: Spring 2019, Summer 2019, Fall 2020 and beyond
Special Requirements: Insurance value and deposit.
Previous Venues:
  • Stamford Museum & Nature Center, Stamford, CT
  • Sciencenter, Ithaca, NY
  • Houston Museum of Natural Science, Sugar Land, TX
  • Orlando Science Center, Orlando, FL
  • Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center, Buford, GA
  • Gateway Science Museum, Chico, CA
  • Virginia Aquarium, Virginia Beach, VA
  • Idaho Museum of Natural History, Pocatello, ID
  • Organization: Sciencenter
    Contact: Erica Washburn
    Address: 601 First St, Ithaca, 14850 USA
    Phone: 607-272-0600 x128
    Fax: 607-277-7469
    Email: Please sign in to view email address.
    Website: http://www.sciencenter.org/tree-houses.html

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