Nature Joe and the Humboldt Nature School  is dedicated to enriching the lives of people and animals by providing opportunities to interact and learn about each other and the environment we share and call home. 

Become a member and enjoy discounts, free visits, and more!

Visit us

at Redwood Acres In Eureka
A variety of programs at the Nature School offer engaging animal encounters and education for all ages. Join the fun!
Family 1st Weekend 
Offered once a month on the 1st weekend. 
Saturday 11am-7pm 
Sunday 11am-5pm.
$10/person, $25/family

Wild 1st Friday Nights 

Offered once a month on the 1st Friday. Drop in 6pm-10pm.

Nature Club

Day long program on every 2nd Saturday. 9am-5pm.
$50/day, $400/year (40% cheaper!)

(707) 601-5637


Rent the Nature School for your next party.
Call for rates

Invite us over
to your location
These interactive traveling programs are suitable for various occasions and differ in length, type of encounter, and size of exhibit.
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BOX OF BEASTS 30 min program

Animal intro with 3-6 smaller animals. Great for small groups, classrooms, and low key events.

$100. $50/Additional hour

CRITTER CART  one hour program
Animal encounter with 8-12 small to large animals.
Great for classrooms, birthdays, small to large groups, and any event.
$200/hour. $100/Additional hour.

ANIMAL ISLAND  large/long events
The coolest petting zoo exhibit you'll find (Includes 
Critter Cart).
Great for large events, birthdays, and school carnivals.
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ANIMAL ARK large/long events
This large interactive display hosts 20+ animal friends (includes Animal Island). Great for multi-day events and fairs.
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