CAMBODIA’S PREMIERE WILDLIFE & NATURE LEARNING CENTER
9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday (closed on some holidays)
The Nature Discovery Center of Cambodia is the first interactive nature learning and conservation training facility in Cambodia. We invite you to explore the wonders of Cambodia’s biodiversity, and learn about plants, animals and natural sciences through hands on exploration and discovery learning. Come explore the Nature Discovery Center.
Walk in’s during open hours are welcome, but we appreciate bookings to help us plan our working schedule around your visit.
School visits are welcome, but please book your visit at least one week in advance. Come explore nature, media and conservation with your students. We offer discounted donation rates for all schools, while public and local NGO schools are free.
We also offer a series of optional world-class environmental education and training programs. This includes our Wildlife Club program, conservation leadership and university field courses.
DISCOVERY & EXPLORATION
INTERACTIVE ACTIVITY STATIONS
Explore a series of hands-on activities to learn about Cambodia’s unique biodiversity and how you can get involved in wildlife conservation.
Insects are an important animal class, making up nearly 90% of the world’s biodiversity. At this station you can learn about insect anatomy and ecosystem services through hand’s on challenges.
JUNGLE LAB CLASSROOM & WILDLIFE CINEMA
Enjoy daily shows of our Sarus Crane Film, and our Cambodian Nature Film. Or find out more about our environmental education programs for school students.
NATURE WALK & ORCHID GARDEN
Explore our mini-nature walk and orchid garden to learn about plants, natural processes and the world of biodiversity hidden in our own backyards.
At this interactive touch-screen station put your scientific skills to practice. Explore a range of model skulls and real samples gathered from nature. After exploring animal anatomy take part in a wildlife science challenge.
FINDING FOSSILS & DINO DIG
This station is all about palaeontology, and aims to help inspire a love of the natural world among future scientists. Learn about fossils and their importance to understanding today’s biodiversity. Dig up and assemble a mini-rex.
BIRDS OF CAMBODIA
Cambodia is home to over 600 bird species. At this station you will learn about bird adaptations, Cambodian bird diversity, and local conservation efforts. Life size bird models showcase some of Cambodia’s most iconic species. See if you can identify them all.
Build your understanding of the threats to Cambodia’s biodiversity and what some of the solutions are. Learn about wildlife conservation in Cambodia and actions that can reduce your impact on nature.