Visit our current headquarters at Sombrero Marsh and start to get excited about visiting our NEW Lafayette Nature Center, opening to the community in the summer of 2024!
VISIT US AT SOMBRERO MARSH
Stop by Sombrero Marsh Environmental Education Center in Boulder (1466 63rd St. Boulder, CO 80303). Enjoy self-guided interactive exhibits, the new nature play area, and the natural beauty of the surrounding area. Head on out to the marsh to identify tracks, listen to songbirds, catch critters in a net, or just soak in the beauty from the gorgeous mountain views.
Sombrero Marsh Highlights:
- Outdoor play and learning spaces, including interactive exhibits
- Nature play area designed for children ages 3 to 6
- Trail system with boardwalks
- 45 acres of open space including both prairie and wetlands
Nature Play Area Hours:
The nature play area and surrounding outdoor spaces are open outside of our standard program hours from dawn to dusk.
Whether you are an avid birder coming to view the ever-changing species of birds at the Marsh, or a family looking for a fun and free activity to do with your child, you will not be disappointed. CLICK HERE for directions to the Marsh. For more information about visiting Sombrero Marsh, e-mail email@example.com or call 303.499.3647 x100.
PREVIEW THE LAFAYETTE NATURE CENTER- OPENING SUMMER OF 2024!
We are thrilled to announce that Thorne is developing 2.5 acres of land adjacent to Coal Creek Open Space in Lafayette, Colorado. This location is the future home of the Lafayette Nature Center, which opens to the community in the summer of 2024.
CLICK HERE to learn more about the Lafayette Nature Center.
“My son caught a tiger salamander and the staff at Thorne helped him to identify what it was and why it lives here at the marsh. His reply was, “Mom, nature is COOL!”
– Thorne Summer Camp Mom