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Discovery Museum and Planetarium

Discovery Museum has interactive exhibits, planetarium shows, Science on a Sphere, and so much more! Discover an “Energy Network” with catapults, solar power, and simple machines. Test physic concepts using pulley chairs, levers, and giant magnets. Create a light spectrum masterpiece on Everbright, a massive Lite Brite-style station, or challenge yourself in the “DARE to Discover” gallery. Fly a mission to the Moon in Discovery Museum’s Challenger Center, a simulated space mission experience which can be scheduled for groups or parties. Have a memorable birthday, with super fun science themes like Starforce Explorers and Peculiar Potions. Book an overnight at the Museum for your Scout or school group! Discovery offers amazing class field trip options, with over 80 different learning labs, live science demonstrations, and planetarium shows. You can also book Travelling Science that comes to your school or library! The Museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm, throughout the school year for regular admission. Pre-booked school groups can schedule a visit on Mondays.
4450 Park Avenue
Bridgeport , CT , 06604
Phone: 203-372-3521
41° 12' 56.0124" N, 73° 14' 1.3488" W

Chelsea Piers Connecticut

Chelsea Piers Connecticut offers the best and most comprehensive sports programs in Fairfield County. Athletes of all ages and abilities will find 465,000 square feet of unparalleled sports facilities and a vast array of sports classes, camps, leagues and programs.
One Blachley Road
Stamford , CT , 06902
Phone: 203.989.1100
41° 3' 5.8716" N, 73° 30' 57.708" W

Location:

170 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT, 06520
United States

Phone:

(203)432-3776

Location:

New Pond Farm, Redding, CT
101 Marchant Road
West Redding, CT, 06896
United States

Phone:

203-438-1063

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Gingerbread House Workshop at Mystic Aquarium

Dates: 
12/04/2018
Time: 
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location:

Clearpool Campus
33 Clearpool Road
Carmel, NY, 10512
United States

Phone:

845.279.2995

Maple Sugaring & Pancake Breakfast

Dates: 
03/10/2019
Time: 
9:00am - 1:00pm

Organization:

Location:

80 Main Street 2d floor
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

203-972-1610

UNWINED ADULT PAINT NIGHT

Dates: 
11/30/2018
Time: 
6:30 - 9 pm

Organization:

Location:

58 North Road
East Windsor , CT, 06088
United States

Phone:

(860) 627-6540

Winterfest and the Tunnel of Lights at the CT Trolley Museum

Dates: 
11/23/2018
11/24/2018
11/25/2018
Time: 
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm