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RISD Nature Lab

risd nature lab

RISD Nature Lab

RISD Nature Lab

13 Waterman Street
Providence, RI 02903  
Tel: 401.421.6970
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risd nature lab


Founded in 1937 by long-time faculty member Edna Lawrence (RISD ’20) Rhode Island School of Design’s Nature Lab offers 2 rooms of skeletons, taxidermy, plant samples and aquatic artifacts to inspire art and design projects throughout the college and beyond. The hands-on natural history collection and studio environment encourages sketch pads to explore and create. Request permission in advance to visit.