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Easton, Connecticut
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The Discovery Museum image
(Range: 4 miles)
The Discovery Science Center is a hands-on science museum in Bridgeport, Connecticut, that serves as both a tourist destination and an educational resource for area families, schools, and other groups. Founded in 1958, opened to the public in 1962, and originally named the Museum of Art, Science, and Industry (or commonly referred to using the acronym MASI), Discovery Science Center has offered interactive learning opportunities to generations of local residents.  (Curated content from www.shudiscovery.org)
Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts image
(Range: 4 miles)
The Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts is Located on Campus of Sacred Heart University in Fairfield County, the Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts is a multi-faceted facility that presents a wide variety of lectures, theatrical, musical, and dance performances. (Curated content from www.edgertoncenter.org)
Collis P. Huntington State Park image
(Range: 6 miles)
Life-like sculptures of bears and wolves welcome your arrival to this peaceful and tranquil setting featuring open fields and dense woodlands. The park was donated to the citizens of Connecticut by the internationally renowned Huntington family. (Curated content from portal.ct.gov)
Putnam Memorial State Park image
(Range: 6 miles)
Today, Putnam Memorial State Park hosts many great learning programs throughout the year and is well worth the trip. The Friends & Neighbors run a Living History program in May, a Ghost Walk during odd-numbered years, a Reenactment during even-numbered years, and an annual Winter Walk in December. Visitors can walk the historic grounds daily between sunrise and sunset. The Visitor Center and Museum contain exhibits and historical material related to Redding’s encampments. Open 10am to 5pm daily from Memorial Day through Veteran’s Day. (Curated content from www.putnampark.org)
Ogden House & Gardens image
(Range: 7 miles)
This saltbox house was built in 1750 for David Ogden at the time of his marriage to Jane Sturges. For the next 125 years it was home for the Ogden family in the farming and coastal shipping town of Fairfield. The property once included nearly 75 acres of farmland and several outbuildings. Today, the Ogden House welcomes visitors to discover more about the life of a colonial family. (Curated content from www.fairfieldhistory.org)
Connecticuts Beardsley Zoo image
(Range: 7 miles)
Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo has a proud history of over 99 years as Connecticut’s only Zoo. As an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and participant in its Species Survival Plan (SSP) programs, we are committed to the preservation of endangered animals and are actively developing strategies that will protect species and preserve their wild habitats. Through education, conservation, research and recreation, Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo provides a wonderfully wild experience for students and families. (Curated content from www.beardsleyzoo.org)
Nutmeg Bowl image
(Range: 7 miles)
Nutmeg is equipped with 56 synthetic lanes with the most technologically advanced automatic scoring system. We have a fully loaded sports bar with Direct TV and 4 Hi-Def flat screen TV’s. Big Bob’s Burgers and More Café, has a full menu served 7 days a week, with daily specials available.  (Curated content from www.nutmegbowl.com)
Fairfield Museum and History Center image
(Range: 8 miles)
The Fairfield Museum and History Center believes in the power of history, art and humanities to inspire the imagination, stimulate thought and transform society. We connect people around the complex history of Fairfield, CT and surrounding communities so that together we may shape a more informed future. (Curated content from www.fairfieldhistory.org)
Housatonic Museum of Art image
(Range: 8 miles)
The Housatonic Museum of Art (HMA) is home to one of the premier college art collections in the United States. Its collection offers students and the community alike the opportunity to view works that span the history of art from the ancient to the contemporary. Unique to the Housatonic Community College campus, this permanent collection is on continuous display throughout the 300,000 square foot facility, offering a rare opportunity for both art enthusiasts and casual observers to view and interact with the art on a daily basis. (Curated content from museum.housatonic.edu)
The Barnum Museum image
(Range: 8 miles)
The Barnum Museum is the leading authority on P.T. Barnum’s life and work, and contains more than 60,000 artifacts relating to Barnum, Bridgeport and 19th century America. We are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Led by executive director Kathleen Maher – a museum veteran and an industry expert in arts administration, historic preservation and cultural heritage – the Museum remains committed to Barnum’s own mission: growing curiosity, creativity and confidence through instructive entertainment. (Curated content from barnum-museum.org)