Connecticut Educational Excursions
Afford your child the best chance to learn by taking field trips to different locations that encourage learning and curiosity. The locations listed below are wonderful tools in reinforcing the ideas taught in the classroom while having fun!
The Martime Aquarium
Address: 10 N. Water St, Norwalk, Connecticut 06854
Phone: (202) 852-0700
The Mark Twain House & Museum
The mission of The Mark Twain House & Museum is to foster an appreciation of the legacy of Mark Twain as one of our nation's defining cultural figures, and to demonstrate the continuing relevance of his work, life and times.
Address: 351 Farmington Avenue, Hartford, CT 06105-4401
Phone: (860) 247-0998
Fax: (860) 278-8148
Dinosaur State Park
We are one of the largest Dinosaur track sites in North America. Beneath our geodesic dome, you will find an exceptional display of early Jurassic fossil tracks that were made 200 million years ago.
Address: 400 West Street, Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Phone: (860) 529-8423
Mystic Aquarium & Institute for Exploration
Mystic Aquarium & Institute for Exploration is a division of Sea Research Foundation, Inc., a nonprofit institution. The Foundation's mission is to inspire people to care for and protect our ocean planet through education, research and exploration.
Address: 55 Coogan Blvd, Mystic, CT 06355-1977
Quassy Amusement Park
At Quassy we believe that learning is fun! That's why so many school groups choose Quassy for educational fieldtrips. Quassy offers two on-site educational tours as well a journalism workshop. Or schedule a "Wacky Science" interactive stage presentation for your Elementary Schools!
Address: Lake Quassapaug, Rt. 64 (2132 Middleburg Road), Middlebury, CT 06762
Stepping Stones Museum for Children
Stepping Stones mission is to broaden and enrich the educational opportunities for children ages ten and under and to enhance their understanding of the world. The museum seeks to create an environment that inspires lifelong learning, and supports parents, caregivers and educators as facilitators of children's explorations.
To achieve its mission, the museum builds collaborations and pursues strategies that welcome all families to join in the Stepping Stones learning community. As a multidimensional resource in the region, the museum offers exhibits, programs and services that take an interactive approach to promote early learning.
Address: Mathews Park, 303 West Ave, Norwalk, CT 06850