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Earth and Space Day

Earth and Space Day

Celebrate science, the wonders of the Earth, and our place in the universe. Join us for a day of planetary and astronomical exploration at the Montshire Learn More
Lab Coat Investigations

Lab Coat Investigations

An activity for adults and children 9 years of age and older. Learn More
Books & Beyond: Science for Preschoolers

Books & Beyond: Science for Preschoolers

This popular program combines great children’s literature and hands-on activities for fun science learning and exploration. Learn More

The Nature of Chocolate

A special celebration of the magic of chocolate! Learn More
Parachutes

Parachutes

Construct your own miniature parachute! Learn More
Magic Carpet Program: Romania and Hungary

Magic Carpet Program: Romania and Hungary

Join Magic Carpet volunteers for an extraordinary travelogue followed by a regionally inspired meal. Learn More
Turtle Discovery

Turtle Discovery

Learn about turtles native to the Upper Valley. Learn More

Welcome to the Montshire

The Montshire Museum of Science is a hands-on museum located in Norwich, Vermont, with more than 140 exhibits relating to the natural and physical sciences, ecology, and technology. The building is located on a 110-acre site near the Connecticut River, and the Museum's outdoor environment is a large part of the visitor experience.

Members
Exclusive events and great fun for Members only.
First Time Visitors
Explore, Discover, Share...welcome, first timer!
Groups
Activities for Learning for groups of all ages.

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