The Mariposa has more than 7,500 artifacts from six continents in its permanent collection. Only a portion of these artifacts are on display at any one time. mariposamuseum.org/
Brattleboro Museum & Art Center
BMAC is located in historic Union Station at the foot of Main Street in downtown Brattleboro, Vermont.
Address for GPS: 10 Vernon Street, Brattleboro, VT 05301 http://www.brattleboromuseum.org/
where children can play while learning... where all children can explore at their own pace in a safe, clean, and welcoming space...where children begin to learn that anything is possible! http://www.cheshirechildrensmuseum.org/
120 Tyngsboro Rd. , Westford, MA 01886 www.butterflyplace-ma.com
See New England butterflies and tropical species from all over the world. Walk along a winding pathway. Observe butterflies sipping from flowers, basking in the sunshine and flying freely in a natural habitat. Enjoy our koi fish and quail birds which live among the butterflies. Visit the “show and tell bench” where a staff member is always available to answer your questions and help make your visit fun. See eggs, caterpillars or other interesting creatures up close.
The Montshire Museum of Science is hands-on museum located in Norwich, Vermont, offering dozens of exciting exhibits relating to the natural and physical sciences, ecology, and technology. The building is located on a 110-acre site near the Connecticut River, and the Museums' outdoor environment is a large part of the visitor experience. Science Park is a two-acre exhibit area in a beautiful, park-like setting. Also outside is a network of easy-to-moderate walking trails for visitors of all ages and fitness levels. http://www.montshire.org