There are so many things to do and see at ECHO, and staff makes sure that every convenience is available to make your visit the best it can be.
Adaptive Stroller – Available for indoor or outdoor use. Ask the front desk upon arrival. Generously donated by Kayla's Directory in memory of Mitzie Marinovich.
Noise-Cancelling Headphones – Available for patrons with audio sensitivities. Ask the front desk upon arrival.
Water Filtration Stations – ECHO is plastic bottle free! Use the special dispensers, donated by Clear Water Filtration, to help the environment while enjoying some tasty drinking water right from Lake Champlain.
Dealer.com Terrace – Stop for a while to appreciate the waterfront, enjoy lunch outside and so much more.
Rubenstein School Research Lounge – The UVM Rubenstein Ecosystem Science Laboratory provides researchers with the tools necessary to investigate and understand the ecosystem processes that determine ecological health and influence the quality of life for the human community in the Lake Champlain basin. Grab a seat and see what they’re working on.
Gift Shop – Take a piece of ECHO home with you, from educational games to cuddly plush friends; we’ve got everything.
Family-friendly Bathrooms – Utilize our changing stations, family bathrooms, and always-clean facilities with dual flush toilets to keep water consumption at a minimum.
Waterside Cafe – The café features coffee, breakfast, lunch, and a variety of homemade baked goods.
ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain is a 501(c) non-profit organization. ECHO's mission is to inspire and engage families in the joy of scientific discovery, wonder of nature, and care of Lake Champlain.