Mercer Slough Environmental Education Center
Located on a biologically diverse 320-acre wetland nature park in the heart of urban Bellevue, WA, the Mercer Slough Environmental Education Center is a collaboration between the City of Bellevue and Pacific Science Center.
To learn more about Mercer Slough Nature Park or adult and family programs, stop by the Visitor Center and talk to a Park Ranger or visit bellevuewa.gov. To explore Pacific Science Center programs for youth and families, use the links below or to the right.
PreK-8 School Programs
We offer science standards-based wetland field studies at Mercer Slough and outreach programs that bring environmental science to your classroom. More
Preschool & Early Learners
We offer a variety of options for children ages 2-5 to explore the wonders of the natural world through art, puppets, stories and hands-on science. More
Get acquainted with the people behind the programs. Meet Our Staff
Families & Groups
Programs for young and old bring new discovery. More
Practicum sessions, weekend workshops, custom programs and volunteer opportunities provide hands-on experience and career exploration. More
Make plans for spring and summer break fun at the Slough. More
Map & Driving Directions
Learn where we are. More