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The Nature Museum at Grafton

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Small town museum with lots to discover

This well cared for and catered museum is tucked away in a gorgeous small New England town. The... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2019
Saugerties, New York
Packed full of interesting stuff for kids and adults alike

There is so much to see and enjoy in this little nature museum. The people there are amazingly... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2019
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Sep 2, 2019
“Small town museum with lots to discover”
Aug 13, 2019
“Packed full of interesting stuff for kids and adults alike”
Take the whole family for a day of exploration, learning, and fun at The Nature Museum. Inside, you can examine Vermont wildlife up-close with interactive exhibits, hand-painted dioramas, and mounted specimens. Crawl through an underground bear den...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
186 Townshend Rd, Grafton, VT 05146-9693
+1 802-843-2111
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Reviewed September 2, 2019

This well cared for and catered museum is tucked away in a gorgeous small New England town. The staff is top notch and informative. Ask to see the feejee mermaid and you'll be in for a treat.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed August 13, 2019

There is so much to see and enjoy in this little nature museum. The people there are amazingly helpful. We had a wonderful visit with five adults. I would love to go when the Fairy House Festival is going on but I already have other...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Although geared towards youngsters, my husband and I were captivated by this museum. At the front door is a mounted bob cat. Not only can you look at it eye-to-eye, you are allowed to pet it gently. Upstairs are more hands on exhibits of animals,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

I brought my 6 year old here for the annual Fairy House Festival. The museum was nice and she really liked it but what we really came for on this trip was for the fairy houses. There were so many and they were fun to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank TriciaM01
Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is a small but very informative local nature museum. Wonderful, realistic animal exhibits with good information about the local wildlife. Great childrens area which I would say is geared for children up to age 8. Small gift shop but I didn't notice adult shirts...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank galroberta
Reviewed August 5, 2014

The Nature Museum offers summer drop in classes for all ages. See website for ages and dates. We took our 3 year old and she had a great time. We did a quick lesson, then a hike in the woods, then came back to feed...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Paul W
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