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.

Only Owls

Only Owls September 13–December 7, 2014—Only Owls features forty two-dimensional artworks from the Woodson Art Museum's collection, providing insights into the fascinating world of owls. Learn More

Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants

Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants January 24–April 5, 2015 —Small yet abundant, with complex and wildly diverse lifestyles, ants are everywhere, living lives mostly hidden from our view. What if we could see into their world...on their level? What would we learn? What parallels could we draw between them and us? Learn More