Hands-on | Kids Out and About Hartford

Hartford's online guide to everything for kids, teens, & families!

Old Sturbridge Village

New England life from 1790-1840 with costumed historians and period demonstrations and buildings. Visitors can explore, touch, try new things, and be part of the action. Hands-on fun is at the heart of everything we do.
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge , MA , 01566
Phone: (508) 347-3362
42° 6' 32.0328" N, 72° 5' 55.5072" W

Connecticut Science Center

With 150 hands-on exhibits, a state-of-the-art 3D digital theater, four educational labs, plus daily programs and events, there is endless exploration.
250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford , CT , 06103
Phone: 860-520-2167
41° 45' 53.2476" N, 72° 40' 7.7736" W

Location:

33 Church St.
Rocky Hill, CT, 06067
United States

Phone:

860-258-7621

'On Our Own' Preschool Storytime at Cora J. Belden Library

Dates: 
04/25/2018
Time: 
10:15 - 11:30 am

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Animal Demonstrations

Dates: 
07/03/2018
07/18/2018
08/02/2018
Time: 
2 pm

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Annual Mother's Day Wildflower Talk & Walk

Dates: 
05/13/2018
Time: 
Talk 1 pm—2 pm Walk 2 pm—2:30 pm

Location:

95 Riverside Ave.
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411

April Vacation at the New England Carousel Museum

Dates: 
04/24/2018
Time: 
varies, see below

Organization:

The Children's Museum

Location:

950 Trout Brook Drive
West Hartford, CT, 06119
United States

Phone:

(860) 231-2824

Butterflies: Winged Wonders at The Children's Museum in West Hartford

Dates: 
06/02/2018
06/03/2018
06/05/2018
Time: 
Tuesday-Saturday 10am to 3pm Sunday Noon to 3pm (open on Mondays beginning June 26)

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Butterfly Tea Party & Story Time

Dates: 
07/11/2018
Time: 
1:30 - 3 pm; Story time at 2 pm

Organization:

Location:

296 West Street
Morris, CT, 06763
United States

Phone:

(860) 567-4924

Camp Awosting

Dates: 
06/24/2018
06/25/2018
06/26/2018
Time: 
Overnight- 24 hrs

Organization:

Location:

PO Box 355
Bantam, CT, 06750
United States

Phone:

(860) 567-4924

Camp Chinqueka

Dates: 
06/24/2018
06/25/2018
06/26/2018
Time: 
Overnight- 24 hrs

Organization:

Camp Jewell YMCA

Location:

Camp Jewell YMCA 6 Prock Hill Road
Colebrook, CT, 06021
United States

Phone:

888-412-CAMP

Camp Jewell YMCA

Dates: 
06/24/2018
07/07/2018
07/08/2018
Time: 
We have four 2-week sessions from June 24th - August 18th

Organization:

Camp Jewell YMCA

Location:

Camp Jewell YMCA 6 Prock Hill Road
Colebrook, CT, 06021
United States

Phone:

888-412-CAMP

Camp Jewell YMCA

Dates: 
06/24/2018
07/07/2018
07/08/2018
Time: 
We have four 2-week sessions from June 24th - August 18th

Location:

323 Broad Street
Windsor, CT, 06095
United States

Phone:

860-285-1910

Cartooning Club at Windsor

Dates: 
05/02/2018
Time: 
4:15 pm - 5:00 pm