Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

squam-lakes-science-center-logoThe Squam Lakes Natural Science Center is a combination of outdoor exhibits and self-guided tours that explore the nature of New Hampshire. The Center offers a variety of exhibits on many animals of the state. There are several acres of trails and gardens to explore as well as a picnic area, snack bar, and gift shop. Open meadows, mature forests, and marsh boardwalks connect interactive natural exhibits where native animals reside. Spend a day among black bears, mountain lions, river otters, bobcats, and more. Plan approximately two-and-a-half hours to walk the exhibit trail.

Each pass allows up to four trail admissions for $12 each.

Physical Address

23 Science Center Road Holderness, NH 0325

Mailing Address

PO Box 173 Holderness, NH 0325 


May 1 through November 1

Open daily from 9:30 am - 5 pm

The last trail admission at 3:30 pm.

View the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center website for more information.

Call, email, or text the library to reserve a pass! Phone: 524-4775, Text: 556-4666, Email: info@laconialibrary.org. Only one pass is available per day.