Montshire building, grounds & trails closed Read More
In the interest of public health, the Montshire’s building, grounds, and trails are temporarily closed until further notice.
The Montshire is open daily, from 10am–5pm, except for Thanksgiving Day and Christmas. Gates close at 5:15 p.m.
$16 for adults
$13 for children 2–17
(June 23–Labor Day)
$18 for adults
$15 for children 2-17
Free for members and children under 2 years of age.
Visit our Admissions page for details on discounted rate,
The Montshire has vending machines for snacks and beverages. During the summer months, you may purchase sandwiches, salads and smoothies in the Museum Store.
There is a dining area inside the museum for lunch. Picnic benches are located outdoors and in the Hughes Pavilion.
There is free parking available at the museum parking lot.
First floor exhibit spaces and bathrooms are entirely wheelchair accessible. Second floor exhibit spaces can be reached by elevator. Several nature trails on the Quinn Nature Preserve are also wheelchair accessible.
Dogs and other pets are prohibited from the museum are only allowed in the parking lot. Only service animals are permitted on museum grounds.