Imagine Nation A Museum Early Learning Center

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Listing Category: Childcare, Classes and Programs, Education, Field Trips, Kids Birthday Parties, Kids Party Places, Things To Do, and MuseumsListing Tags: birthday party, Field trip, and things to do

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    Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center’s 12 interactive museum studios are optimized for the development of children ages 2-8, and include a thoughtful mix of object-based learning and cutting edge technology!

    Each studio is equipped with real books, objects, and interactive experiences designed to spark curiosity that can turn into hours of play. Daily hands-on, educator-led workshops take the experience to the next level, turning the spotlight on unique resources, including a fully-equipped art studio, live animals, 3-D printer, outdoor learning park, and more. Imagine Nation is home to a NAEYC accredited early learning school. We are a unique division of the Boys & Girls Club of Bristol Family Center.


    Lunch and Ice Cream in the Soda Fountain

    Check out the Imagine Cafe for freshly made sandwiches, salads, and sweet treats like ice cream, milkshakes, and floats!

    Gift Shop

     Visiting our gift shop does not require admission, and it’s a great place to shop for unique, educational toys and gifts! Imagine Nation Museum Members receive 20 % off their purchases every day!

    Birthday Parties
    Book your birthday party with us, we have packages available to make your party a special one!

    Party Time Slots (subject to availability):
    Saturdays: 11:00-12:00 pm, 1:00-2:00 pm, 3:00-4:00 pm
    Sundays (Jan-March): 11:00-12:00 pm, 1:00-2:00 pm, 3:00-4:00 pm

    Weekday times for parties may be coordinated with the Party Coordinator

    A $75 deposit is required at the time of your reservation & balance is due on the day of the party

    To check availability or to book your child’s birthday party, please contact Christina at (860) 314-1400 or by e-mail at  Please allow 24-48 hours for a return response. Parties book quickly and reservations are accepted up to six months in advance!


    Educational Field Trips 

    Self-Discovery Programs
    Enjoy a self-guided exploration of our 3 floors of over 20 interactive hands-on exhibits and activities. Admission for groups with 49 or fewer students is $9.50/student. Groups with 50 or more students discount admission is $9.00/student. We allow one free chaperone for every ten students. Additional adults are charged at the student rate.

    Groups with 50 or less students can schedule visits on Wednesdays & Fridays 9:30-5:00. Groups with 50 or more students must be scheduled on Tuesdays 9:30-5:00. A deposit of $50.00 must be made prior to your visit in order to confirm your reservation. Final payment is expected at the time of your visit. A check payable to “INMELC” is preferred. Non-weather related cancellations must be made no later than 1 week prior to your trip. Contact Jennifer Boyd at 860.540.3165 or email for more information & to book a trip!



    Monday CLOSED 

    Tuesday CLOSED

    Wednesday 9:30am-5pm 

    Thursday 9:30am-5pm

    Friday 9:30am-5pm

    Saturday 9:30am-5pm 

    Sunday (Jan- March) 11am-5pm

  • Address: Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center, 1, Pleasant Street
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  • Address: Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center, 1, Pleasant Street