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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

Connecticut Science Center

With more than 165 hands-on exhibits, a state-of-the-art 3D digital theater, a fully living Butterfly Encounter, 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

Connecticut River Museum

The oldest and largest museum in Westchester, the Hudson River Museum is home to art galleries; Glenview, the historic 1876 river home; the Andrus Planetarium; and Hudson Riverama, an environmental teaching gallery.
67 Main St
Essex , CT , 06426
Phone: (860) 767-8269
41° 21' 30.654" N, 72° 23' 42.1764" W

Connecticut Trolley Museum

Take a journey and discover how the electric trolley evolved from the horse car to the PCC. Also, learn how society was impacted by amusement parks (trolley parks), streetcar suburbs, and the growth of mill towns.
58 North Road
East Windsor , CT , 06088
Phone: 860) 627-6540
41° 55' 52.8672" N, 72° 35' 40.7544" W

Essex Steam Train and Riverboat

Run by the Valley Railroad Co. Essex Steam Train hosts CT River Valley tours, parties, mystery dinner trains, North Pole Express.
One Railroad Avenue / P.O. Box 452
Essex , CT , 06426
Phone: (800) 377-3987
41° 21' 0.5292" N, 72° 24' 17.3412" W

Fairfield Museum and History Center

The Fairfield Museum and History Center is a place to exchange ideas and a center for learning. Through exhibitions, programs and activities, we can explore who we are, learn how our corner of the world came to be, and how our future might unfold.
370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield , CT , 06824
Phone: (203) 259-1598
41° 8' 28.6836" N, 73° 14' 55.5036" W

Shore Line Trolley Museum

The Shore Line Trolley Museum operates the oldest continuously operating suburban trolley line in the US
17 River Street
East Haven , CT , 06512
Phone: (203) 467-6927
41° 16' 27.5412" N, 72° 51' 46.0188" W