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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

Organization:

Location:

67 Main St
Essex, CT, 06426
United States

Phone:

(860) 767-8269

26th Annual Holiday Train Show at the CT River Museum

Dates: 
12/08/2019
12/10/2019
12/11/2019
Time: 
10 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Animal Birthday Party: Codi Turns 2

Dates: 
03/29/2020
Time: 
1:30 – 3:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

April Animal Baby Shower

Dates: 
04/19/2020
Time: 
1 — 4 pm

Organization:

Rose's Berry Farm

Location:

295 Matson Hill Rd
So. Glastonbury, CT, 06073
United States

Phone:

860-633-7467

Breakfast with a View at Rose's Berry Farm

Dates: 
06/14/2020
06/21/2020
06/28/2020
Time: 
8 am - 1 pm

Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

203-394-6574

Breakfast with Frosty & Friends at the Beardsley Zoo

Dates: 
12/08/2019
12/14/2019
12/15/2019
Time: 
Check website for time

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Cabin Fever PJ Party

Dates: 
01/17/2020
Time: 
6:30 to 7:15 pm

Organization:

Springfield Museums

Location:

21 Edwards Street
Springfield, MA, 01103
United States

Phone:

413-263-6800

Candy Chemistry With Mom or Dad

Dates: 
02/08/2020
Time: 
10:00 am–12:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA, 01566
United States

Phone:

(508) 347-3362

Christmas By Candlelight at Sturbridge Village

Dates: 
12/08/2019
12/13/2019
12/14/2019
Time: 
3:00 - 8:00 pm.

Organization:

Springfield Museums

Location:

21 Edwards Street
Springfield, MA, 01103
United States

Phone:

413-263-6800

Countdown To Christmas at the Springfield Museum

Dates: 
12/14/2019
Time: 
10:00 am–5:00 pm

Organization:

Springfield Museums

Location:

21 Edwards Street
Springfield, MA, 01103
United States

Phone:

413-263-6800

Early Enrichment Day: Dr. Seuss Adventures

Dates: 
03/02/2020
03/16/2020
03/30/2020
Time: 
9:30 am–1:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Eggs, Eggs, Eggs Scavenger Hunt

Dates: 
04/10/2020
04/11/2020
04/12/2020
Time: 
10 am — 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

One Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT, 06105
United States

Phone:

(860) 236-5621

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Family Winter Survival

Dates: 
01/05/2020
Time: 
2 — 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

600 Main Street
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

8602782670

Free Admission Afternoons at the Wadsworth Atheneum

Dates: 
12/08/2019
12/11/2019
12/12/2019
Time: 
4 - 5 pm

Location:

170 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT, 06520
United States

Phone:

(203)432-3776

Free Admission at the Yale Peabody Museum!

Dates: 
12/12/2019
12/19/2019
12/26/2019
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: 
01/04/2020
02/01/2020
03/07/2020
Time: 
9 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

783 Main Street
South Windsor, CT, 06074
United States

Phone:

(860) 289-1783

Gingerbread Festival at Woods Memorial Library

Dates: 
12/08/2019
12/09/2019
12/12/2019
Time: 
Thursdays & Fridays 10am -8pm Saturdays, Sundays & Mondays 10am -5pm

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Maple Sugaring In Your Own Backyard

Dates: 
03/08/2020
Time: 
2 — 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Mother's Day Pollinator Program

Dates: 
05/10/2020
Time: 
Talk 1 pm—2 pm Walk 2 pm—2:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Owl Prowl

Dates: 
04/03/2020
Time: 
7:30 pm — 9:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

515 Silas Deane Highway
Wethersfield, CT, 06109
United States

Phone:

860-529-2665

Scavenger Hunt at Wethersfield Library

Dates: 
12/14/2019
12/21/2019
12/28/2019
Time: 
10 am - 4:30 pm

Location:

600 Main Street
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

(860) 278-2670

Second Saturdays at the Wadsworth Atheneum!

Dates: 
12/14/2019
01/11/2020
02/08/2020
Time: 
1 - 4 pm

Organization:

Springfield Museums

Location:

21 Edwards Street
Springfield, MA, 01103
United States

Phone:

413-263-6800

Sensory Friendly Saturday

Dates: 
12/14/2019
01/11/2020
02/08/2020
Time: 
9:00 am–11:00 am

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:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Spring Fever! Vacation Program For Grades K-5

Dates: 
04/13/2020
04/14/2020
04/15/2020
Time: 
9 am – Noon

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Spring Solstice Day

Dates: 
03/20/2020
Time: 
10 - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Spring Solstice Wildlife Trivia and Pizza Night

Dates: 
03/20/2020
Time: 
6 – 7:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Squirrel Appreciation Day

Dates: 
01/17/2020
01/20/2020
Time: 
see website for details

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

8605202192

Story Time at the Connecticut Science Center

Dates: 
12/08/2019
12/14/2019
12/15/2019
Time: 
11:30 AM & 1 PM

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Summer Solstice WIldlie Trivia and Pizza Party

Dates: 
06/19/2020
Time: 
6 – 7:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Turtle Derby: A Run For the Strawberries

Dates: 
05/03/2020
Time: 
1 – 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Under the Wolf Moon Night Hike

Dates: 
01/10/2020
Time: 
7 – 8:15 pm

Organization:

Location:

One Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT, 06105
United States

Phone:

(860) 236-5621

Organization:

Location:

One Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT, 06105
United States

Phone:

(860) 236-5621

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(860) 231-2824 ext. 44

Vacation Science Camp at the Children's Museum

Dates: 
12/23/2019
12/27/2019
12/30/2019
Time: 
9 am to 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(860) 231-2824 ext. 44

Vacation Science Camp at the Children's Museum

Dates: 
12/23/2019
12/27/2019
12/30/2019
Time: 
9 am to 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Vernal Pool Walk: Amphibian Program

Dates: 
04/02/2020
Time: 
7:00 — 8:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Weekend Bird Walks

Dates: 
04/25/2020
05/02/2020
05/16/2020
Time: 
7 — 9 am

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Winter Family Wildlife Trivia and Pizza Night

Dates: 
01/03/2020
Time: 
6 – 7:30 pm