Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium
The Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium offers visitors the opportunity to explore a range of historical and natural science artifacts. Housed within a late 19th century Victorian building, Franklin Fairbanks founded in the museum in 1889. Today it also includes a planetarium (opened in 1961) and local weather station.
Backstory and Context
The Museum is also home to the Eye On the Sky weather station that broadcasts daily weather, farming and gardening information throughout the greater Vermont area.