AGUA HEDIONDA LAGOON FOUNDATION / HOURS & COST

DISCOVERY CENTER HOURS

You do not need to make a reservation to visit the Discovery Center. We are open at full capacity indoors and outdoors. 

Our scheduled Preschool Playdates Program, After School Enrichment and Kids Camps occur in our outdoor Educational Nature Nodes. These programs are paid programming and require advanced registration.

Please visit the LEARN Tab to view these programs’ details and rates.

These programs do not impede with our guests’ ability to visit the center, and all exhibits are accessible. With the exception if were to be raining. 

Our Academy of Environmental Stewardship School Program utilizes the Rotunda Room daily from 12:30pm - 1:15pm. 

Please call (760) 804-1969 to learn if there are any limitations day of.

Monday - Saturday 9am - 4pm

Sunday Noon - 4pm 

Upcoming Closures

The following days our retail, offices, Discovery Center Trail and Garden will also be closed:

Friday, June 24th at 3:00pm

Sunday, June 26th All Day 

Saturday, July 2nd All Day

Monday, July 4th All Day

Sunday, July 10th at 2:00pm

Saturday, July 30th All Day

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DISCOVERY CENTER COST

We have a suggested $10 donation per group; members are complimentary.

To view our membership levels and benefits, CLICK HERE

Family memberships begin as low as $60 for the entire year.

 

Membership allows us to keep our Discovery Center operational, active and provide environmental programs, access to trails and conservation. 

The Discovery Center is stroller accessible.

To learn about our exhibit offerings, please visit the Discovery Center page.

SCHOOL PROGRAM HOURS - NOT AT THIS TIME

During School Program hours, 9:30am - 1:15pm

The Discovery Center is open with limited access. In the event of rain, school programs are held indoors and public access to the Discovery Center will be limited to trail and bathrooms only.

From 12:25 - 1:15, visiting schools are inside the Discovery Center for a presentation. Access is limited during this time.

A majority of our birthday parties are held in our outdoor Nature Node #1 during open hours. Our Great Room may also be used at times, when birthdays are held in the Great Room, that room will be closed at that time. 

Questions about scheduling contact: 

info@aguahedionda.org or call (760) 804-1969