Science & Nature
Audubon Greenwich Listing
Audubon parties include: 3-hour room rental, set-up and clean-up with a 45 minute nature program incorporating a hike and interactive nature fun with a choice of themes: Seasonal Celebration, Happy Bird-day or Waterworlds. Refreshments, party favors and decorations are provided by the host family, who must become Center members.
Address: 613 Riversville Road, Greenwich, CT
Animal Embassy offers a wide variety of educational experiences for students of all ages. Popular program offerings allow children and young adults to connect with the natural world through live animal visits and outdoor experiences. After-school and in-school enrichment programs can be tailored to meet curriculum goals.
Address: P.O. Box 4461, Stamford, CT
Telephone: 203 655-5404
New faces are here! Chacoan Peccary, Brazilian Ocelot, Lynxes, Vampire Bats, Snowy Owls and more! CT’s Beardsley Zoo is a wonderful place to visit. Come see more than 300 animals and learn about endangered species. With its antique Carousel, Victorian Greenhouse, “Pop-up” Prairie dog exhibit and Free-flight Aviary, it is a truly memorable place.
Address: 1875 Noble Avenue, Bridgeport, CT
Email: info@ beardsleyzoo.org
The stars come alive every Sunday in the Planetarium. Stop by each month to see a new show. The Observatory is a research facility used by members of the Fairfield County Astronomical Society. Each Friday you can enjoy viewing the moon, planets, and deep space objects through the 22-inch research telescope. Please visit their web site for events and further information.
Address: 39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT
Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
Imagine saying "I do" on one of the most beautiful property's in Fairfield County. The 91-acre Arboretum offers several romantic settings for the perfect wedding and reception. Large parties prefer the gently sloping Great Lawn. For a more intimate location, the Secluded Garden offers a romantic setting.
Address: 151 Brookdale Road, Stamford, CT
Stepping Stones Museum for Children
Stepping Stones Museum for Children ignites a love of learning through play. With exhibits, performances, workshops, outdoor garden and courtyard play spaces, a cafe and store, and classes – children become wide-eyed with excitement. Step inside our spectacular LEED Gold certified museum and open your world to amazing explorations and discoveries.
Address: Mathews Park, 303 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT