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THE

NATURE DISCOVERY CENTER
OF CAMBODIA

NOW OPEN MONDAY - FRIDAY 9-5

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CAMBODIA’S PREMIERE WILDLIFE & NATURE LEARNING CENTER.

OPEN 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 provide a place where everyone is welcome to explore the wonders of Cambodia’s unique biodiversity. We also offer world-class environmental education programs, inspiring high-quality films on Cambodia’s nature, and conservation leadership training. Come explore the Nature Discovery Center.

Contact us to confirm your booking, or check to make sure we are open.

 
 

 

Our plans for Nature Discovery Center 2.0

 
 

RECONNECTING PEOPLE WITH NATURE

 
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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.

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INCREDIBLE INSECTS

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.

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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.

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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.

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EXPLORING BIOFACTS

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.

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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.

CONSERVATION ZONE

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.


 
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VIP Guided Tour

Want the personal touch? Schedule a VIP guided tour with us and one of our core team members will bring your around the center. This is a great way to get more insight into the done by Fauna in Focus, how we began and our future plans. Or simply to chat about wildlife and conservation in Cambodia with a fellow naturalist. Great for anyone with a passion for wildlife, science or conservation who wants to have a bigger impact and meet the team behind Fauna in Focus. Contact us to book your VIP tour.

$25 per adult - (regular student donation rates still apply)
1.5 Hours Guided Tour + stay as long as you like to explore on your own
Stay longer to watch a film in our Wildlife Cinema with a private director Q&A after

 
 

ECOTOURISM DONE RIGHT

The Nature Discovery Center is a genuine eco-tourism destination. 100% of funds raised at the center support free entrance for local visitors, pay for our non-profit education and media outreach campaigns, and help ensure long-term financial sustainability for our project. You don’t have to worry about your donations funding our vacation. What’s a vacation?

 
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VISITING THE CENTER

 

HOW TO FIND US:

The best way to get here is by bike or tuk-tuk, or walking. We also recommend PassApp or Grab for easy and travel around town. Using Google Maps, Grab, or PassApp, simply search for Fauna in Focus or The Nature Discovery Center.
You can also use this link: https://goo.gl/maps/uCesHe7Gywz.

INTERNATIONAL VISITOR ENTRANCE DONATIONS:

FREE - Khmer Visitors
FREE - Infant (< 4)
$6 - Student (5 - 15)
$10 - Adult (16+)
$25 - VIP Tour (min 2 people)
$100 - Family Membership (5 family members for 1 year)

SCHOOL VISITS & SPECIAL PROGRAMS:

FREE - Public Schools & Local NGO School Visits (up to 30 students)
$4 - Private & International Schools & Local University Visits (up to 30 students)
$10 - International Universities & Study Abroad Visits
$250 - Single Wildlife Club Program (1.5 hours, up to 16 students)
$1,000 - Nature Discovery Expedition (day trips & nature exploration - up to 30 participants)
$1,500 - Full Semester Wildlife Club program
$100 - Family Membership (5 family members for 1 year)

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FREE FOR KHMER VISITORS

Fauna in Focus - Cambodia is a local non-profit NGO. 100% of your entrance donation or program fees support free admission for Khmer visitors and supports our non-profit nature discovery, education and media programs for local schools and community groups at the center and across the country. Your entrance donation and our Wildlife Champion Sponsorship programs help us promote wildlife conservation to thousands every year, helping to build a new generation of conservation leaders and inspiring a love of nature across the country.

BOOKINGS:

The center is open for walk-ins during open hours, however we appreciate bookings to help us plan our scheduling. Please be sure to checkout the schedule for our Wildlife Cinema screenings if you would like to plan your trip around a showtime.

You can also call us to schedule you visit, program or VIP Guided Tour at:

ENG: +855 69 293 007
KH: +855 95 98 9995

 

WORLD WILDLIFE DAY 2019

MARCH 3, 2019

A free Community Wildlife Workshop event. Come join Fauna in Focus for a day of wildlife learning and nature exploration at The Nature Discovery Center of Cambodia. We will have special activity stations setup outside in our garden, our Cambodian Nature Film in the Wildlife Cinema, and of course you can explore the many interactive learning stations in our center. Checkout some of these cool pictures below from last year’s event to get some idea of what you can expect!

 
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