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Connecticut Historical Society

The mission of the CT Historical Society in Hartford is to inspire and foster a life-long interest in history through exhibitions, fun programs, and Connecticut-related collections,
One Elizabeth Street
Hartford , CT , 06105
Phone: (860) 236-5621
41° 46' 22.5624" N, 72° 42' 18.9972" W

Lyman Orchards

Connecticut River Valley’s favorite farm on our annual KidsOutAndAbout Top 20 Places to Take Kids in Hartford, Lyman Orchards is a beautiful and sprawling farm with gorgeous scenery and a sense of history you can feel with each step you take. Lyman Orchards has been a CT favorite for more than 275 years and they pride themselves on a tradition of preserving the land and offering wholesome activities for the whole family.
32 Reeds Gap Road
Middlefield , CT , 06455
Phone: (860) 349-6010
41° 29' 50.1828" N, 72° 42' 53.172" W

Location:

303 West Avenue
Norwalk, CT, 06850
United States

Phone:

(203) 899 0606 x 262

BooZoo's Beach Party at Stepping Stones

Dates: 
08/24/2019
08/25/2019
08/26/2019
Time: 
During open hours

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2167

Butterfly Encounter at the Connecticut Science Center!

Dates: 
08/24/2019
08/25/2019
08/27/2019
Time: 
varies, see below

Location:

1 Jewell Street
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411

Cinderella Ball at the Bushnell Park Carousel

Dates: 
09/15/2019
Time: 
1:00 - 3:00 PM

Location:

95 Riverside Ave.
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411

Cinderella's Ball

Dates: 
09/29/2019
Time: 
1 PM – 3 PM

Organization:

Location:

239 BANK STREET
NEW LONDON, CT, 06320
United States

Phone:

(860) 447-2519

Connecticut Maritime Heritage Festival

Dates: 
09/12/2019
09/13/2019
09/14/2019
Time: 
check website

Organization:

Location:

453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT, 06114
United States

Phone:

860-956-3311

Discover Cedar Hill: Highlights Tour

Dates: 
09/18/2019
10/16/2019
Time: 
10:00 am

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Eco Explorers Summer Camp (gr. 4 - 6)

Dates: 
08/26/2019
08/27/2019
08/28/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Endangered Species Summer Camp (gr. 1 - 3)

Dates: 
08/26/2019
08/27/2019
08/28/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Flanders Summer Camp!

Dates: 
08/26/2019
08/27/2019
08/28/2019
Time: 
Half and Full Day Programs HALF DAY: 9am–1pm or 1–5pm ALL-DAY: 9am–5pm

Location:

170 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT, 06520
United States

Phone:

(203)432-3776

Free Admission at the Yale Peabody Museum!

Dates: 
09/05/2019
09/12/2019
09/19/2019
Time: 
2 - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

One Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT, 06105
United States

Phone:

(860) 236-5621

Free First Saturday at the CT Historical Society

Dates: 
09/07/2019
10/05/2019
11/02/2019
Time: 
9 am - 5 pm

Location:

Haddam Meadows State Park
.
Haddam, CT, 06438
United States

Phone:

8607670103

Free Hi-Rail Rides With the Essex Steam Train

Dates: 
08/28/2019
Time: 
9am-12pm

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Frost Valley YMCA Day Camp

Dates: 
08/26/2019
08/27/2019
08/28/2019
Time: 
varies

Location:

New London Public library
63 Huntington Street
New London, CT, 06320
United States

Phone:

6319335777

Gentle Yoga-Girls Scouts Welcomed!

Dates: 
09/28/2019
Time: 
12:00pm

Organization:

Location:

453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT, 06114
United States

Phone:

860-956-3311

Halloween History Lantern Tour

Dates: 
10/25/2019
Time: 
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Here We Goat Again! at Flanders!

Dates: 
09/08/2019
09/22/2019
Time: 
9:30 AM

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Organization:

Location:

453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT, 06114
United States

Phone:

860-956-3311

Mushroom Walk

Dates: 
08/24/2019
Time: 
10:00 am

Organization:

Location:

453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT, 06114
United States

Phone:

860-956-3311

Mystery Scavenger Hunt

Dates: 
09/07/2019
Time: 
10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location:

Route 23A PO Box 295
Hunter, NY, 12442
United States

Phone:

800-486-8376

OKTOBERFEST at Hunter Mountain

Dates: 
09/28/2019
09/29/2019
10/05/2019
Time: 
Saturdays: 11 AM - 6:15 PM Sundays: 11 AM - 5:15 PM (except October 13th which will run until 6:15 PM)

Location:

166 Albany Turnpike
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-352-5504

Open Play at The Little Green Tambourine!

Dates: 
08/26/2019
08/30/2019
09/02/2019
Time: 
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Location:

600 Main Street
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

(860) 278-2670

Second Saturdays at the Wadsworth Atheneum!

Dates: 
09/14/2019
10/12/2019
Time: 
1 - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

Various locations
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United States

Smithsonian Museum Day

Dates: 
09/21/2019
Time: 
See website/location

Location:

95 Riverside Ave.
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411

Snow Ball With Elsa

Dates: 
12/08/2019
Time: 
1 PM – 3 PM

Location:

1 Jewell Street
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411

Snow Ball with Elsa at the Bushnell Park Carousel

Dates: 
12/13/2019
Time: 
4 PM – 6 PM

Organization:

Location:

453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT, 06114
United States

Phone:

860-956-3311

Stargazing At Cedar Hill

Dates: 
09/19/2019
Time: 
7:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

8605202192

Story Time at the Connecticut Science Center

Dates: 
08/24/2019
08/25/2019
08/31/2019
Time: 
11:30 AM & 1 PM

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Nights at Mystic Aquarium

Dates: 
08/26/2019
Time: 
6 pm - 9 pm

Organization:

Dudley Farm Museum

Location:

2351 Durham Rd
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203–457–0770

The Dudley Summer Market 2019

Dates: 
08/24/2019
08/31/2019
09/07/2019
Time: 
9am - 12:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT, 06114
United States

Phone:

860-956-3311

We've Got the Cure: Notable Physicians

Dates: 
09/28/2019
Time: 
10:00 am

Organization:

Location:

453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT, 06114
United States

Phone:

860-956-3311

When Disaster Strikes

Dates: 
10/05/2019
Time: 
10:00 am

Organization:

Bushnell Park

Location:

Trinity Street P.O. Box 230778
Hartford, CT, 06123
United States

Yoga in Bushnell Park

Dates: 
08/26/2019
08/28/2019
09/02/2019
Time: 
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm