Join us as we get to enjoy a long standing community fixture, The Children's Museum!
We're excited to be able to enjoy an after hours at our beautiful Children's Museum.
The Children’s Museum has been a West Hartford institution since its founding in 1927. Helping young children discover their lifelong love of learning, The Children’s Museum is made up of a many diverse educational assets. The Travelers Science Dome at the Gengras Planetarium opened in 1968. Roaring Brook Nature Center in Canton, established in 1948, which became part of The Children’s Museum in 1973.
The Wildlife Sanctuary, opened in 1981. Sophisticated in-school and on-site educational programs aligned with Connecticut’s curricular standards. The museum itself with hands-on, minds-open, child-centered interactive activities.These together give The Children’s Museum authority as a trusted and creative community resource for teaching and learning about science and nature.