Under the Canopy
Travel to the most diverse ecosystem on the planet at the Connecticut Science Center! Under the Canopy is an immersive and interactive exhibition introducing you to the fascinating world of rainforests. Learn about the rainforest’s unique plants and ecology as you encounter live animals that call these fantastic habitats home, including a sloth, boa constrictor, red-footed tortoise, and more. Uncover some of the biggest threats facing rainforests today through interactive discovery stations, dynamic displays, and engaging programming. Under the Canopy will leave you with knowledge and actions you can take—from choosing the best coffee to growing the right garden plants—to become an advocate for conservation and support healthier rainforest ecosystems.
Exhibit Opens March 11, 2023