Teachers and Schools

We have four ways to connect your students with wildlife.

1. Visit Lindsay Wildlife Experience!
2. Lindsay Visits You!
3. Wetlands Programs
4. Natural History Specimen Rentals

The links for these options are listed under the Education tab along the top of the website.

For more information, email the Education Registrar at registrar@lindsaywildlife.org
or call (925) 627-2913.

Please check back soon for our new program format for the 2018 / 2019 school year. Our new programs will connect your students with wildlife utilizing Next General Science Standards (NGSS) for their grade level. These programs are a great opportunity for public school, homeschool, multi-age, preschool, and special needs classes to bring learning to life.

Natural History Specimen Rentals

Teachers, artists, event planners, and many others enjoy exploring and renting from our collection of over 16,000 natural history specimens. In addition to individual items, many kits and displays are available to enhance classroom learning.

To view or pick-up specimens, please make an appointment for Monday, Thursday, Friday, or Saturday. For more information, email the Natural History Department or call (925) 627-2937.

Non-members Prices:
$8 per specimen for up to three days
$10 per specimen per week

Members Prices:
$6 per specimen for up to three days
$8 per specimen per week

Note: Payment is required at pick-up. A $5 per day late fee will be charged for each specimen returned late. Anyone renting specimens will be held responsible for the proper care of the specimens. Any loss or damage incurred while specimens are in the care of the borrower will be the responsibility of the borrower.