COVID Safety Policy

Contact Us

Nature Center Hours

VINS Nature Center
10am to 5pm Daily

Wild Bird Rehab is Open
Accepting Calls Only
802.359.5000 x212
8am to 4pm

What's Open

Forest Canopy Walk
Raptor Exhibits
Nature Trails
Adventure Playscape

Birds Are Dinosaurs
Forest Exhibit

Updated March 2022

Mask Guidelines

Masks are encouraged, but not required.

If You Are Sick, Please Stay Home

Please visit us another day if you are feeling sick.

Wash Your Hands

Hand sanitizing stations are available throughout the VINS Nature Center for visitor use.


*We highly recommend prepurchasing your admission tickets to avoid long lines at the welcome center. We welcome all walk-ins. All programs, exhibits (including the Forest Canopy Walk) are included with general admission.

If you are a VINS Member, please show your membership card upon entry. To use an EBT Card (VT or NH), Medicaid Card, or your Library's VINS Membership Card, please show your card and purchase tickets upon entry.

What’s Open

Forest Canopy Walk, Raptor Exhibits, Song Bird Exhibit, Nature Trails, and Adventure Playscape.

Birds Are Dinosaurs Exhibit and Forest Exhibit.