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Find out our hours, directions, admission, and what’s happening at the museum.

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the Montshire

Discover exciting science exhibits and explore miles of nature trails. Don’t forget to check out the water exhibits at Science Park during the warmer months.

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Programming

Check out a variety of innovative programs, activities, and special events for children, families, adults, school groups and educators.

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What's Happening at the Montshire

​Join us for a week long end-of-summer paleontology party!

Paleontology Party

Each day this week, Montshire Educators will lead activities, from making your own model fossil to creating dinosaur art, from exploring the hands-on fossil collection to enjoying guided tours of the Amazing Allosauruses.

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Discover the Montshire

Inside each of us there is a scientist, driven by curiosity and the allure of the unknown. The promise of discovery leads to the Montshire Museum of Science, where every day is a day of discovery!

At the Montshire, enjoy a truly unique experience, with over 150 exciting hands-on science exhibits, both indoors and out, a 100-acre destination located along the Connecticut River, spectacular views, and amazing opportunities for discovery.

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