Family activities in Connecticut include things as diverse as tracking evidence of dinosaurs to exploring a shipbuilding village of 1830 to visits with Beluga whales. The state boasts lots of child-oriented and science-oriented museums that will keep kids occupied for hour after hours. There is lots to do, indoors and out, in all seasons of the year. Lots of resorts and hotels and inns welcome kids with family friendly lodging.
One Railroad Avenue Essex, CT, 06426 Phone: 860-767-0103 Toll-Free: 800-377-3987
Much more than a Choo Choo
75 Steamboat Wharf Mystic, CT, 06355 Phone: 860-536-0416
Haul Away! Bring the whole family sailing.
67 Main Street, Steamboat Dock Essex, CT, 06426 Phone: 860-767-8269
Inside and out, lots to fascinate and entertain families along our riverbank!
40 Sargent Drive New Haven, CT, 06511 Phone: 203-812-9981
An adventure for everyone in the family at this fun, challenging ropes course
55 Coogan Boulevard Mystic, CT, 06355 Phone: 860-572-5955
Children of all ages will have fun and learn about the natural world at this engaging aquarium
Sailing from the Niantic Bay Marina Niantic, CT, 06357 Phone: 860-448-3662 Toll-Free: 800-382-2824
Fishing excursions, nature cruises fun-filled activities for the whole family
One Museum Drive Greenwich, CT, 06830 Phone: 203-869-0376
Dinosaur tracks and mechanical banks: lots for kids to see at this lively museum
1650 Hartford-New London Tpke. (Rt. 85) Oakdale, CT, 06370 Phone: 860-443-4367
Something fun for everyone, from a Splash Pad to a dinosaur trail, at this adventure park
1875 Noble Ave. Bridgeport, CT, 06610 Phone: 203-394-6565
10 Deerfield Lane Ansonia, CT, 06401 Phone: 203-736-1053
10 North Water St. Norwalk, CT, 06854 Phone: 203-852-0700
Jewell Street at the Memorial Arch Bristol, CT, 06010 Phone: 860-585-5411