The live animal exhibit trail and all hiking trails are open daily, 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (last trail admission at 3:30 p.m.) Squam Lake Cruises run daily. BUY/RESERVE TICKETS
Tamworth Pavilion at the Science Center

Function Room Rentals

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center offers a range of accommodations for your event, group outing, or corporate meeting.

For information or questions, contact Visitor Services Manager Sarah Wall by email or call 603-968-7194 x 147.

Spaces and Capacities

  • Tamworth Pavilion – includes use of a sink, tables, folding chairs, and LCD projector
  • Coach Room in the Welcome Center – includes seating for 32 people theater-style or up to 32 people at tables; LCD projector

Rental Rates

Room rentals include the use of the facilities and restrooms. Trail admission and outdoor access is NOT included in the cost of room rentals. Group trail admission fees are available. You may also reserve a live animal program for an additional fee, subject to availability. Please reserve your program at least two weeks prior to the event. A Science Center staff member will be available to assist you. Setup and cleanup is your responsibility.

Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Half Day $200 per room (up to 4 hours) $275 per room (up to 4 hours)
Full Day $350 per room (up to 8 hours) $425 per room (up to 8 hours)
Evening - after 5:00 p.m. $350 per room (up to 4 hours) $425 per room (up to 4 hours)
Additional hours $50/hour $85/hour
Members receive a 15% discount