Vermont Institute of Natural Science

6565 Woodstock Rd
Quechee, VT 05059
Click here for phone number(s) Local: 802-359-5000


The Vermont Institute of Natural Science (VINS) is a leader in environmental education and wildlife conservation & care. Nationally known for its innovative natural science curricula and education programs for learners of all ages, VINS Environmental Educators and Wildlife Rehabilitation Specialists deliver specialized education & training programs in schools & communities and hands-on public education programs.

VINS partners with leading conservation organizations to promote environmental science field research, and operates New England’s premier avian wildlife rehabilitation clinic at the VINS Nature Center.


Adults: $12
Seniors (65 plus): $11
Youth (4-17): $10
Children 3 and under: Free
VINS Members: Free
$2 discount on non-program days

Group Rates
Your club, library, school, or senior citizen group may qualify for a discounted group rate when visiting VINS in a group of 20 - 250. Preregistration required to receive a group rate. Call for quote 802-359-5000 X221.

Seasonal Hours (Open 7 days a week)
November 1 - April 15 : 10am - 4pm.
April 16 - June 17 : 10am - 5:00pm.
June 18 - October 31 : 10am - 5:30pm

Contact Vermont Institute of Natural Science