Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, North Conway

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The location of the highest recorded winds on Earth, Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center can either treat you to extreme weather or outstanding views of the surrounding White Mountains. On a guided tour of the working observatory, learn how meteorologists measure the weather conditions on Mount Washington and then step outside to feel the winds for yourself. Check the forecast before you visit because strong storms occur frequently. Even if the weather is calm and you visit in summer, make sure you dress warmly because temperatures can remain low at the top of 1,916 m (6,288 ft) Mount Washington. Before you head to North Conway, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly North Conway road trip planner, to make sure you see all that North Conway has to offer, including Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center.
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  • Take the stage up.(Vans that drive you up and down) Driving up and down is not he best for your car. Found the train expensive and slow but interesting.  more »
  • Coolest weather observatory ever. And what's even cooler is the drive up. The auto road is a must do !  more »
  • Plenty to see and read about the history, meteorology and geography of Mount Washington. The radio broadcast of the measurement of the record windspeed was particularly evocative (we have to trust tha...  more »

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