950 Trout Brook Dr
West Hartford, CT 06119
Calling all West Hartford residents to join the Children’s Museum celebrate its 90th year celebration! On Friday, May 19 The Children’s Museum will be open extended hours from 5:00 to 8:00p.m. just for you! West Hartford residents can pay 90 cents each or make a donation for the Museum. Bring the family and tour our latest exhibit “Dinosaurs in your Backyard: A Portal to Past Worlds.” Meet the animals of our Wildlife Sanctuary, take in our planetarium shows, and learn about all we have to offer year round – including hands-on exhibits, planetarium shows, vacation camps, birthday parties, scout activities, field trips, traveling science education programs and special events. The Children’s Museum continues its legacy as a premier S.T.E.A.M. education center integrating science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. Thank you to our sponsors for the event Harry’s Bishop’s Corner and Luna Pizza.
The Children’s Museum Preschool will also be open for tours from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Join the excitement as children at our preschool explore and participate in a variety of activities which are designed to awaken their curiosity and facilitate discovery of the world around them. Learn about the play-based philosophy with experienced educators, weekly museum lessons and visits, flexible full-day and part-day options, S.T.E.A.M. focused with effective student/teacher ratios.