Featured Exhibits

The Montshire Museum of Science has over 125 exciting exhibits relating to the natural and physical sciences. The Montshire is located on a 110-acre site along the Connecticut River. The Museum is self-guided and is largely handicapped accessible.

The Outside Story - Artwork by Adelaide Tyrol

The Outside Story - Artwork by Adelaide Tyrol Close observation—it’s a central process in doing science, and it’s also where many artists begin their interpretation of the world. This fall, Montshire visitors will have the opportunity to see the results of one remarkable artist’s close observations, artistic skills, and lifelong fascination with the natural world. On view through Sunday, November 29. Learn More

Bubbles: Science in Soap

Bubbles: Science in Soap Bubbles: Science in Soap is a completely new and re-imagined exhibition that incorporates pure experimentation, hands-on learning, and a touch of whimsy for adults and children. Learn More

AirPlay Exhibition

AirPlay Exhibition Nine separate exhibit components demonstrate the complexity and beauty of moving air. Learn More

Human Plus

Human Plus Human Plus: Real Lives + Real Engineering, an engaging exhibition shows how we all can use our ingenuity to build body replacements, develop brain-machine interfaces, and engineer unique assistive tools that push human potential beyond limits. Opens January 30, 2016. Learn More