Our mission is to build a passion in our community for nature and the environment through education, experience and action.


Become an Earthplace member!  Earthplace is a private non-profit organization exempt from taxation under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code.  All membership gifts are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law and help Earthplace with the expenses involved in maintaining our wildlife sanctuary and museum, caring for our animal collection, operating the Harbor Watch water quality testing program and presenting numerous public nature programs.  

Click here to sign up online

Annual Membership Options

All annual membership options include free admission for listed members to Natureplace, the Animal Hall and the CT Birds of Prey exhibit.  Also included is discounted admission to select public programs and workshops and a 10% discount on purchases greater than $5.00 in the Age of Reason store in our lobby.
  • Student (18+)  - $25 
  • Adult Individual - $35
  • Senior Individual (62+) - $25
  • Senior Couple (62+) - $35
    Up to two listed adults, 62+, living at the same address
  • Grandparent - $50
    Up to two listed adults living at the same address, and all listed grandchildren under the age of 18 living outside Fairfield County – grandchildren living in Fairfield County must have their own family membership
  • Family - $90
    $10 extra per person for listed caregivers and grandparents. Up to two listed adults and all listed children under the age of 18 living at the same address. $50 discount on birthday parties at Earthplace. Advance registration privilege for Nursery School and Summer Camp programs.
  • Library - $100
    Free admission for up to four guests at a time to Natureplace, the Animal Hall and the CT Birds of Prey exhibit.