Press Releases

VINS Presents Magnificent Mammals

Discover the specialties of our furred cousins and find out how important they are to the natural world. Magnificent Mammals will feature a variety of fascinating mammals introduced to you by wildlife presenters from around the region.

VINS Presents Fifth Annual Incredible Insect Festival

Fill the day with adventure as you encounter live caterpillars – more than 50 species from New England – and other insects up close and discover their importance to our world.

VINS Celebrates Father’s Day with Free Admission for Dads

For Father’s Day – attend a live bird program, explore our Nature Trails with scenic views of the Ottauquechee River, or visit our fresh, unique exhibits.

VT Nature Newsletter

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Fall/Winter 2019-20

Many new experiences at VINS with renovations, nature trails, and the opening of the new Forest Canopy Walk!

Bird Feeding

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Spring/Summer 2019

New exhibits at the VINS Nature Center include the Forest Canopy Walk and Outdoor Classroom.

FY19 Fall VT Nature

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Fall/Winter 2018-19

We mark the 100th anniversary of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, that has saved the lives of millions of birds.