Wild Center nominated Best Science Museum

Voting in national contest open until Feb. 13

People of all ages learn about climate solutions at a Wild Center exhibit in July 2022. (Enterprise photo — Aaron Marbone)

TUPPER LAKE — The Wild Center was recently nominated as “Best Science Museum” in USA TODAY’s 2023 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards.

Those interested in supporting The Wild Center’s nomination can vote online now until Feb. 13.

Chosen by a panel of travel experts, the list of 20 nominees showcases museums across the country where science and natural history come alive. Among the list are some of the largest science museums in the country, including the Field Museum in Chicago, American Museum of Natural History in New York City, and the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C.

“It’s an honor to be in the running for a 10Best award alongside other science museums that we admire,” said Wild Center Marketing Director Nick Gunn. “We’ve received overwhelming support thus far and we hope it continues. We encourage everyone to vote early, vote often, and help us recognize the Adirondacks on a national level.”

To vote for the Wild Center, visit wildcenter.org/vote. Votes can be cast once per day until polls close at noon on Feb. 13. Winners will be announced on Friday, Feb. 24.


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