Fabulous Forest

Enter and explore a nurse log, climb up into the Tree House and make fancy flying machines at the Woodland Wind Tunnel. Tell stories around the campfire at the family campsite. Put on a play on the Forest Stage. Visit the Longhouse for seasonal activities. Moms will enjoy the quiet Nursing Mother's Nook.

Learn more about the Pacific Northwest!

The Fabulous Forest includes many features of the Pacific Northwest that we can see each day in our own backyards. Head down to the Puget Sound Gallery to learn even more about our region.

Exhibit Features

  • Woodland Wind Tunnel
  • Forest Stage
  • Nurse Log
  • Squaxin Island Longhouse
  • Horse Play
  • Tree House
  • Nursing Nook

Educational Focuses

  • Nature, construction & science
  • Local Tribes – water & forests
  • Woods & forests
  • Local resources
  • Natural History
  • Art & engineering
  • Sustainability

Learning Styles

  • Investigative
  • Creative & constructive
  • Planning & execution
  • Dramatic play
  • Empathy & Caregiving
  • Full body gross motor engagement
  • Reflective
  • Fine motor engagement
  • Imaginative role playing
  • Collaboration
  • Deduction & Scientific
Baby looking at the water dome

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