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Turtle Discovery

Turtle Discovery

Learn about turtles native to the Upper Valley. Learn More
Fingerprints

Fingerprints

Your fingerprints are completely unique to you, but have your ever looked at them closely? Learn More
Skulls

Skulls

Learn about New England Wildlife as we examine their skeletal remains. Learn More
Straw Rockets

Straw Rockets

You've heard of paper airplanes, but how about paper rockets? Learn More
Books and Beyond: Science for Preschoolers

Books and Beyond: Science for Preschoolers

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

Leafcutter Ants

Find out how leafcutter ants grow their own food. 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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