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Hanover, New Hampshire : Two East Wheelock, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755

Montshire Museum of Science in Vermont

Delve into the worlds of science, nature, and technology at the Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich, Vermont, less than two miles from our Dartmouth College boutique hotel. The award winning 100-acre museum is a premier destination for all ages and interests, and is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. You'll love exploring the 140 permanent exhibits about light, sight, sound, native plants, and more. Don't miss the lush Woodland Garden and from mid May to October, the outdoor Science ParkVisit for the visiting exhibition schedule and learn about activities taking place.


Prices -


Regular Pass

  • $16 for adults
  • $13 for children 2-17

Two-day Pass*

  • $24 for adults
  • $19 for children 2-17

Montshire Passbook

  • $125 for 12 admission passes
Free for members and children under 2 years of age.
$2 with EBT card, Medicaid card**, or free/reduced school meals letter (Vermont or New Hampshire). Limit 6 visitors.
*Valid for two visits during a 10 day period.
**Adult visitor must be named on Medicaid card.

Hours -

Summer Admission (May 17-September 7)


  • Annual Egg Drop Contest
  • Machine Madness
  • Igloo Build
Most daily activities and events are free with the purchase of a museum admission ticket.


  • 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 Montshire museum open?

    The Montshire Museum of Science is open 365 days a year, but is closed during holidays. The museum's Science Park water exhibits are open April 28th to October 28th. For more information about planning a trip to the museum, visit

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