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Montshire Museum of Science
One Montshire Road
NorwichVT 05055
(802) 649-2200

Ages: 0 - 14+

This hands-on museum offers many exciting indoor exhibits that focus on the natural and physical sciences, ecology and technology. Step outside the museum to experience the many outdoor exhibits that teach children about the solar system, New England insects, birds and more. But not to missed are the water exhibits that are centered around the Rill, a 250-foot long watercourse where visitors can manipulate dams and sluices to chang...

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Shelburne Museum
6000 Shelburne Road
ShelburneVT 05482
(802) 985-3346

Ages: 0 and up

Shelburne Museum in Shelburne, Vermont is one of North America’s finest, most diverse and unconventional museums of art, design and Americana. Over 150,000 works are exhibited in a remarkable setting of 38 exhibition buildings, 25 of which are historic and were relocated to the museum grounds.  The museum’s collection includes works by the great Impressionists Claude Monet, Edouard Manet and Edgar Degas as well as a prized collection...

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Billings Farm and Museum
Route 12 & River Road
WoodstockVT 05091
(802) 457-2355

Ages: 0 and up

In the barns, discover Vermont dairying- past and present -and learn about the development of the Billings Farm, still one of the best jersey farms in America. The horse barn, calf nursery, milk room, and dairy barn are stops along your self-guided tour. Attend a farm program - many are offered daily - and learn about dairying during the afternoon milking of the herd.

They offer Farm Programs for:

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Ndakinna Cultural Center & Museum
34 Moscow Woods Rd
East CalaisVT 05650
(802) 456-8884

Ages: 0 and up

Beautiful Native American Abenaki Cultural center & museum in central Vermont. This center is located in an old gris mill in East Calais. Outside you will find an old Hydro dam that use to power the mill. Inside you will find an atmosphere that is breathtaking. Drumming and singing going on often along with a variety of workshops.

 

Hours of Operation

Summer

  • Tues-Fri 9-5
  • Sat 9-3
Winter (Jan - March)
  • Fri 10-5
  • Sat 9-4
  • Sun 12-4
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Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
4472 Basin Harbor Road
VergennesVT 05491
(802) 475-2022

Ages: 0 and up

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The Lake Champlain Maritime Museum has hands-on exhibits and learning adventures for all ages. It showcases the rich history of the Lake Champlain region and its people.

They have a large collection of original small watercraft built over the last 150 years and the largest collection of wooden shipwrecks in North America. Your children can even climb aboard the Philadelphia II, A full-scale replica of working Revolutionary War g...

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Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium
1302 Main Street
St. JohnsburyVT
(802) 748-2372

Ages: 0 - 14+

Founded in 1889 by St. Johnsbury industrialist Franklin Fairbanks, the Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium is one of the largest museums of natural history in New England. Today, the Museum's mission remains in harmony with the vision of Franklin Fairbanks: to "...inspire an appreciation and responsibility for our place in the natural world."

Collections
Estimates total 175,000 in the following categories:

Natural Science
75,000 (inc...

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Ethan Allen Homestead Museum & Historic Site
1 Ethan Allen Homestead
BurlingtonVT
(802) 865-4556

Ages: 0 and up

A large park along the Winooski River in Burlington featuring numerous wildlife species and elevated boardwalk trails, as well as Ethan and Fanny Allen's restored 1787 farmhouse--the historic home of Vermont's founder Ethan Allen and his wife, Fanny.

Just a short drive from downtown Burlington, the Homestead offers hands-on history, spectacular scenery, and riverside picnic areas and walks. The Homestead provides a genuine slice o...

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Birds of Vermont Museum
900 Sherman Hollow Road
HuntingtonVT 05462
(802) 434-2167

Ages: 0 and up

The Birds of Vermont Museum was established in 1987.  It displays more than 495 biologically accurate woodcarvings by Bob Spear, the Museum's founding director.  The museum was created to preserve and exhibit a collection of these life-like bird carvings for the purpose of education people about the role of birds in the ecosystem today. 

Schools are welcome to plan a field trip to the museum. There are 100 acres at the museum and tra...

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Rokeby Museum
4334 Route 7
FerrisburghVT 05456
(802) 877-3406

Ages: 0 - 14+

Located in Ferrishburg, Vermont, the Rokeby Museum provides an intimate record of two centuries of Vermont family life and agriculture. The house and farm nurtured and survived the growing up and growing old of four generations of Robinsons—a remarkable family of Quakers, farmers, abolitionists, authors, and artists.

Today, listed as a National ...

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Fort Ticonderoga
84 Montcalm Street
TiconderogaNY 12883
(518) 585-2821

Ages: 0 - 14+

The Fort is more than just a restored military fortress. It is a National Historic Landmark. Children can come away with a better understanding of American history from the French and Indian Wary and revolutionay war periods during the 18th centuries.

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