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The Montshire Museum of Science is an interactive science center in Norwich, Vermont, with more than 150 hands-on exhibits relating to the natural and physical sciences, ecology, and technology. Outdoors, visitors can explore nature trails and exhibits on wind, water, and sound in David Goudy Science Park. Visiting exhibitions, educational programs, and special events are offered throughout the year.

Mar
24
2017

Science Matters

Understanding science helps us understand the world. Science gives us the tools we need to tackle local and global issues like identifying and curing diseases, developing cleaner ways to produce energy, and feeding a growing population, not to mention a wide variety of everyday experiences.

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Mar
03
2017

Montshire Partners with Lemon Brooke Landscape Architecture to Develop Outdoor Master Plan

The Montshire Museum of Science has partnered with Lemon Brooke Landscape Architecture to develop a comprehensive outdoor master plan for the Museum's 100-acre landscape. The project will provide a unified vision for the Montshire's outdoor landscape, structures, and activities, and includes an assessment of current land use, research of new outdoor experiences, and the development of conceptual designs to engage visitors in the joy of science.

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Aug
18
2016

LIVE LARGE! Dinosaur Revolution comes to the Montshire Museum

Did Tyrannosaurus rex live closer in time to Apatosaurus or to your parents? Were dinosaurs warm-blooded? Uncover fossils and discover the truth about dinosaurs in "Dinosaur Revolution." This exciting new exhibition opens Saturday, September 24 at the Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich, Vermont as part of the Museum’s 40th anniversary celebration.

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Jun
15
2016

Montshire Museum opens new Tinkering Loft

Build your own ’bot, craft a wind-powered vehicle, team up to build a pinball machine, and ignite your imagination with giant building blocks. Beginning June 25, Montshire’s expansive new Tinkering Loft offers visitors hands-on engineering projects that are limited only by your creativity and persistence.

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Feb
18
2016

Montshire Museum chooses local artist Dan Snow to create interactive sculpture

As part of its 40th anniversary, the Montshire Museum of Science has commissioned Vermont artist and master stone worker Dan Snow to create an interactive sculpture that will transform the entryway of the Museum. Internationally recognized, Snow fuses innovative designs with old-world techniques to create unique works of environmental art.

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