A planned global museum attraction inspiring the appreciation, conservation and restoration of water

“Exhibits, venues and artwork carefully nestled within the Island’s trees, meadows, lake shore and river shore where experts from all over the world entertain and educate the public about water in their own yurts.”

Opportunity for Water Advocates
Opportunity for Water Advocates
Opportunity for Water AdvocatesExhibitor Application
Artisans, Wellness & Food Vendors
Artisans, Wellness & Food Vendors
Artisans, Wellness & Food VendorsVendor Application

A 400 Acre Treasure

Hiking & Themed Nature Trails

Once on the Island, guests experience the...

Hiking & Themed Nature Trails

Once on the Island, guests experience the...

Once on the Island, guests experience the sounds and sights of nature when exploring hiking and themed nature trails.

WATER...

97-acre spring fed lake

Guests swim, boat, and fish in the 97-acre...

97-acre spring fed lake

Guests swim, boat, and fish in the 97-acre...

Guests swim, boat, and fish in the 97-acre lake known for bass, perch, cat fish and carp. There will be a yurt-lodge by the lake providing guests...

Guided Tours

The Center for Aquatic Sciences provides...

Guided Tours

The Center for Aquatic Sciences provides...

The Center for Aquatic Sciences provides guided tours which promote an understanding and appreciation of aquatic life through boating on the lake...

Observe Wildlife

Observation platforms and bird blinds are...

Observe Wildlife

Observation platforms and bird blinds are...

Observation platforms and bird blinds are situated to allow guests to observe bald eagles, hawks, herons, osprey and other wildlife without...

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Exhibition Partners

11

Funding Partners

2021

Environmental Studies Begin Date

2023

Opening Date

Aerial Video of Burlington Island

By Reynold McPherson of Burlington Island's 400 acres of pristine wilderness.  The Island and its 97 acre lake is a surprise oasis hidden within one of the world's most prominent urban areas.

Sponsorship, Donation and Honoring Opportunities are available