Visit the Nature CenterAdmissionAdults: $16.50 Seniors (62 plus): $15.50 College Students: $15.50 (ID Required) Youth (4-17): $14.50 Children 3 & under: Free VINS Members: FreeEducators & Veterans: Receive a $2.00 discountNature Center HoursOpen 7 days a week 10:00AM - 5:00PM Get Directions CONTACT US BECOME A MEMBER FIELD TRIPS Visit the VINS Nature Center We offer relevant environmental education programs for adults, families, and school children; partner with leading conservation organizations to promote environmental science field research; and operate New England’s premier avian wildlife rehabilitation clinic at the VINS Nature Center.Note: The VINS Nature Center is open year-round (closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day).Group Rates*Your library, tour bus, club, or organization may qualify for our discounted group rate; $12.50 Adults and $10.50 Youth. The size of a group qualifying for the discounted rate ranges from 12-200 people. Group rates include admission and a live animal program.For questions or to register, please contact us at 802.359.5000 x221 or fill out the Contact Form.*EBT and VINS Library Memberships do not apply to group admission.EBT ProgramVINS is committed to offering quality environmental education experiences to all, regardless of financial ability. Because we believe that everyone should have the opportunity to enjoy the wonders of our Nature Center, we offer reduced admission to those who need it most. By showing your Vermont or New Hampshire EBT or Medicaid card, you can receive admission to the Nature Center and all of its programs for just $5.00 per person. Forest ExhibitAn immersive experience with the sights and sounds of a natural forest. Adventure PlayscapeFun for the whole family. Live Raptor ProgramsEducational and fun, these presentations will connect you to the masters of the sky. Feeding TimesEver wonder what we feed all the different animals here at VINS?