The Back Bay Science Center will be opening its outdoor spaces for specific, modifited programs for the public this July. Please visit our Marine LIfe Inventory page for more information. We will keep this site up to date. Check back for further updates on expanding openings and more opportunities to visit!



The Back Bay Science Center is temporarily closed for our public Community Days until further notice.

The Back Bay Science Center is an educational and research facility that is open to the public for our Community Day program: Sundays from 10 AM - 2 PM.

Mondays-Fridays the Science Center is reserved for groups who have registered for a specific fieldtrip, function, or workshop. For more information about educational programs hosted at the Back Bay Science Center click here:



Our neighbor, The Peter and Mary Muth Interpretive Center is open

from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM Tuesday through Sunday. Admission and parking are free.

We are now partially open for some select outdoor programming only.