Day Trips

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Fun things to do with the kids within driving distance of Connecticut!

(860) 648-9366

Foster Family Farm

90 Foster Street, South Windsor, CT 06074
CONNECTICUT'S PREMIERE FARM ATTRACTION! This season the Foster Family Farm will have a whole new Enchanted Forest theme! We will be Opening for our 2018 Corn Maze Season on Saturday, September 15!
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203-372-3521

Discovery Museum and Planetarium

4450 Park Avenue, Bridgeport CT 06604
The Discovery Museum provides dynamic, hands-on STEM experiences that resonate with the innate curiosity, learning desire, and spirit of exploration of our guests.
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(203)394.6565

Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo

1875 Noble Avenue Bridgeport CT 06610
Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is one of Connecticut's top family attractions. Spend an hour, or the whole day and see more than 300 animals representing primarily North and South American species. COme learn about our many endangered and threatened species, which include the Amur (Siberian) tiger, Andean condor, Ocelot, Red wolf, Maned wolf, Giant Anteater and Golden lion tamarin. Grab a bite at the Peacock Cafe, enjoy an outdoor lunch in the Picnic Grove and take a ride on our colorful carousel!
860-444-7700

SuperCharged Indoor Karting and Trampoline

1 Sachatello Industrial Dr Montville, CT 06370
Our all-electric, zero emission karts will get your adrenaline pumping as you speed around Connecticut’s fastest indoor multi-level karting track. The 110,000 square foot facility houses two very diverse multi-level tracks offering challenges for all ages both the beginner and experienced drivers. Special racing days will include the SuperCharged SUPERTRACK featuring ½ mile of racing exhilaration where race laps approach two minutes; yes that’s four times more than the average track! Bring your family, friends, colleagues, or opponents for the ultimate racing experience. We feature a beautiful 8,000 square foot Trampoline Park. Fly to new heights in our sprawling, multi-angled jump facility – fun for all ages, shapes and sizes. Dodgeball, large airbag and basketball net - our trampoline park has it all.
(860) 677-8571

Talcott Mountain Science Center

Montevideo Road Avon, Connecticut, CT 06001
The Talcott Mountain Science Center inspires a love of learning through the wonders of science and technology. We give children in grades K-8 the opportunity to explore the interconnected nature of science, technology and our ever-changing world. Explore astronomy, biology, 3-D printing, coding, geology and more! Children learn by doing, and all of TMSC’s programs focus on hands-on, experiential activities that engage students and make learning fun! TMSC offers summer, vacation and Saturday programs for students in grades K-8. TMSC is also home to Talcott Mountain Academy, Connecticut’s premier independent school for gifted students in grades K-8.
(800) 733-1830

Old Sturbridge Village

1 Old Sturbridge Village Road Sturbridge, MA 01566
Old Sturbridge Village is a "must-see" attraction which depicts life in early 19th-century New England. Visitors can meet historians in costume, tour 40 antique buildings, visit a water-powered mill, see a working farm, and take part in hands-on crafts. Sturbridge offers many activities including educational programs for schools and scouts, Discovery Camps, and the best birthday party in history which includes dressing up in 19th-century costumes. Visit our website for a list of upcoming events.
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860.627.6540

Connecticut Trolley Museum

58 North Road East Windsor CT
The Connecticut Trolley Museum invites you to take a journey back in time and experience the transportation of yesterday. The museum features a variety of streetcars from the 1890s to 1950s, many of which are available for rides. At the Connecticut Trolley Museum, we provide a historically accurate educational and entertaining experience. With seasonal special events and Birthday Party options your visit is sure to be a great one!
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(860) 443-4367

The Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art Village

1650 Hartford New London Tpke Oakdale, CT 06370
Explore over 1.5 miles of dinosaur-filled nature trails in a 60 acre family fun adventure park! Encounter over 40 life-sized dinosaurs, get lost in a"MAZE"asaurus dinosaur-themed maze, stay cool in New England’s largest Splashpad - a zero-depth water park - jump & roar through Monty's dinosaur-sized playground with 5 unique jungle-gyms and much more! Indoors, visit Discovery Depot, where guests can dig for gems in The Jackpot Mine, pan for gold in Thunder Creek or unearth dinosaur bones in The Bone Zone - every adventure comes with a unique souvenir!
(203) 758-2913

Quassy Amusement Park

2132 Middlebury Road Middlebury CT 06762
“Splash Away Bay” - it’s Quassy’s expanded waterpark with three new gigantic slides plus a children’s splash pad area! Ride the award-winning “Wooden Warrior” roller coaster and other great thrill and family rides. Talk about family affordable, an all-day ride and waterpark pass is less than $30! Tickets available online at http://www.quassy.com. We host fantastic birthday parties, too! Packages start at $330. Call 1-800-FOR-PARK
860 436 5467

Nomads Outdoor Adventure

240 Governors Hwy, South Windsor, CT 06074
The newest and most exciting ‘aerial adventure park’ in Connecticut. Traverse six adventure trails crafted through nine acres of beautiful woodland. Our trails start on one centrally located platform where you can choose a path suited for your skill level. The challenge levels are (2 yellow, 2 green, 1 blue, 1 black). Long zip lines will bring you to ground level at the end of trails and will also zigzag across the pond. All obstacles are self-guided experiences. Our passive gravity braking system eliminates the need for “hand-braking” or “catchers” at each platform. No need to wait for staff, you are free to enjoy your adventure at your own pace.
(203) 899-0606

Stepping Stones Museum for Children

Mathews Park, 303 West Avenue, Norwalk CT 06850
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.
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(914) 216-4899

Pelagic Kids Fishing Camp

2 Selleck St Stamford CT 06902
Pelagic Kids Fishing camp was formed with the goal in mind of getting kids out of the house and onto the water to have fun and learn about their local fisheries. Our camp will run 5 days a week, 2 half day sessions a day and is offered to children between the ages of 8 and 16 and of all skills levels. We encourage first timers to participate!
(860) 349-1793

Lyman Orchards

3 Lyman Rd. Middlefield, CT 06455
Owned and operated by the Lyman Family since 1741, Lyman Orchards is recognized as the twelfth oldest family-owned business in America. For generations of Connecticut families and visitors, Lyman Orchards has been a year-round destination for great food, family fun, and championship golf.