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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

The Squam Lakes Natural Science Center is a combination of outdoor exhibits and self-guided tours which 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. New for 2016 is a Water Matters Pavilion featuring live mink, turtles, frogs, fish and more. The Science Center is open May 1st through November 1st from 9:30 AM to 5 PM.  Each pass allows two trail admissions for $3 each, plus up to four  discounted trail admissions ($10 each).