2012 Photo Contest Winners
August 31, 2012
For Immediate Release
The Montshire is a source of wonder and discovery for all ages. The Montshire invites visitors to capture this feeling in a photograph and enter it in the Annual Montshire Photo Contest.
One winner was be selected among many outstanding entries in each of the following categories:
The Montshire is all about hands-on science. Museum programs, events, and exhibits allow participants to actively engage in science. Photos entered in this category capture someone (or several people) “doing science.”
Natural History and Scientific Phenomenon
Indoors and out, the Montshire’s 110 acres is alive. Capture your observations of plants and/or animals, or scientific phenomenon at the Montshire (with or without people) and enter your photo in this category.
Favorite Places or Exhibits
Everyone has his or her own favorite exhibit or special place. Whether it’s the bubble exhibits, airplay, the Woodland Garden, water exhibits, or the overlook on the River Trail—capture your favorite place or exhibit and enter your photo in this category.
photo credit (left to right)
Emily Fox; Barnard, Vermont
Erin Robbason; West Rutland, Vermont
Laurie Canuto; Littleton, New Hampshire
The Montshire Museum of Science is a hands-on science center located on 110 acres in Norwich, Vermont. Visitors will enjoy more than 100 interactive exhibits relating to the natural and physical sciences, technology, and more. The Montshire is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed Thanksgiving and Christmas).