Hungerford Nature Center & New Britain Youth Museum | What’s happening in Fairfield County, CT

Hungerford Nature Center & New Britain Youth Museum

191 Farmington Avenue
Kensington , CT , 06037
Phone: 860.827.9064
41° 38' 37.6656" N, 72° 47' 9.5784" W
Contact name: 
Elizabeth Watt, Youth Museum Office Manager
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The Hungerford Nature Center and New Britain Youth Museum is a non-profit educational institution dedicated to enhancing the learning experience for children, young adults, and adults in Connecticut. Visit us today at our two sites. The Youth Museum, located behind the New Britain Public Library, is a fun, interactive space that offers programs on culture and arts for children and young adults. The Hungerford Nature Center in Kensington is home to many domestic animals and native wild birds. There is a farm-yard, indoor exhibits, walking trails, and a picnic and play area.


Open hours: 
Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10:00 am-4:30 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am-4:30 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am-4:30 pm
Friday: 10:00 am-4:30 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-4:30 pm
Science, Nature/Outdoors, Hands-on