ONSC's Covid-19 Response

ONSC is committed to protecting the health and wellbeing of our staff and visitors and follows all state directives and recommendations for indoor and outdoor gatherings, including the use of cloth face coverings, physical distancing, hand hygiene, and enhanced cleaning protocols.


To support efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19 and adhere to Arkansas state directives, we are currently offering rentals with maximum occupancy as follows:

  • 2 guests in each apartment

  • 10 guests in the Compton Lodge

  • 10 guests in the Tyson Lodge

  • 14 guests in the Harmon Lodge


All rentals are subject to the most current Arkansas state directives and orders.


Please do not book or arrive for an ONSC rental if you:

  • Have had a fever of 100.4°F or greater in the last 5 days

  • Have a cough, difficulty breathing, sore throat, or loss of taste or smell

  • Had contact with a person known to be infected with COVID-19 in the previous 14 days


ONSC welcomes out-of-state visitors, children, and small groups. Please take extra precautions and consider your health risks if you:

  • Are an individual who is 65 years of age or older

  • Are an individual of any age with underlying health conditions, including high blood pressure, chronic lung disease, diabetes, severe obesity, asthma, or weakened immunity


The Ozark Natural Science Center is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) residential field science education center located in Northwest Arkansas.

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1905 Madison 1305
Huntsville, AR  72740