Echo Lake Aquarium and Science Center | Burlington, VT

Echo Lake Aquarium and Science Center

One College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Click here for phone number(s) Phone: 877-324-6386   |   Local: 802-864-1848


Echo Lake Aquarium and Science Center is committed to the highest scientific integrity in everything we say and do. We are not an advocacy organization, but rather one that presents facts and ideas from a neutral and unbiased perspective, allowing individuals to learn and develop their own positions. The goal is to allow individuals to develop informed and educated decisions, thereby creating a better future for the Lake and the Basin.


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ECHO is open year round, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
(except Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Day).

ECHO's Café is open from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. (You do not need to pay admission to ECHO to eat at the cafe, just check-in at the front desk.)

Paid admission allows you to leave and re-enter ECHO as many times as you would like until 5 p.m.

FREE – ECHO Members
FREE – Toddler (2 and younger)
$10.50 – Children ages 3-17
$11.50 – Seniors (age 60+) and College Students with ID
$13.50 – Adults ages 18-59

Save $2.00 on prices above with valid VT ID. Contact us about Membership, Group Rates, Gift Passes, or for hosting your event at ECHO!

Full-day parking in ECHO's convenient lot between the months of April and October is $8.00, or $5.00 for ECHO Members.

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