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Hinchman House

The 19th century Hinchman House is home to the Maria Mitchell Association's Natural Science Museum. It provides an extensive collection of local plants and animals. Visitors can explore exhibits on diverse topics including island ecology, geology, birds, and marine life. Live snakes, turtles, and freshwater fish are also on display.


Need to know

Address: 7 Milk Street

Organization: Maria Mitchell Association

Telephone: 508-228-0898

Website: www.mmo.org

Don't miss: Guided tours of the collections are available by reservation.


10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Tues - Sat


Adults: $10

Children: $8

Ticket includes admisstion to all Maria Mitchell Association museums and aquarium.