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Montshire Museum of Science in Hanover, New Hampshire

Montshire Museum of Science in Vermont

Delve into the worlds of science, nature and technology at the Montshire Museum of Science in Windsor, Vermont, only five miles from our Dartmouth College boutique hotel. The 100-acre museum is one of the busiest museums in the Upper Valley, and is a premier destination for kids, school groups and families of all ages. You'll love discovering the 140 permanent exhibits that explore light, sight, sound hearing, native plants and more. Don't miss a tour of the lush Woodland Garden, or Science Park indoor and outdoor water exhibits.

Events -

Don't miss out on the Annual Egg Drop Contest, Machine Madness and Igloo Build. Most daily activities and events are free with the purchase of a museum admission ticket.

Montshire Museum of Science Exhibits

Explore the over 140 permanent and rotating exhibits at the Montshire Museum of Science. The interactive exhibits are not only educational, but provide hours of entertainment. Learn how water moves, the science behind lights and sight, and the native plants that call the area home.

Children’s Programs at the Montshire Museum of Science

The Montshire Museum of Science fosters innovation and creativity with special exhibits and programs designed just for kids like the Friday Nights for Teen Tinkerers, family camp-ins and book readings.


What are some of the upcoming museum events?

Celebrate science and nature by checking out one of the many events on the museum’s calendar, including Igloo Build, or the Egg Drop Challenge, featuring homemade, raw egg-filled designed dropped from a second story balcony.

When is the museum opened ?

The Montshire Museum of Science is open 365 days a year, but is closed during holidays. The Science Park water exhibits are open April 28 to October 28.

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