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Summer Family Fun … Connecticut Style

Summer Family Fun … Connecticut Style

Need ideas for getting out and about? Here are just a few adventurous excursions.

The Children’s Museum offers hands-on fun with science and nature for younger children and families. Enjoy exhibits and demonstrations, a live animal wildlife sanctuary, state-of-the art digital science dome movies and planetarium shows, vacation camps, sleepovers, and more. 950 Trout Brook Dr, West Hartford. TheChildrensMuseumCt.org.

The Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center consists of permanent exhibits, gallery for temporary exhibits, classrooms, a 320-seat auditorium, restaurant, museum shop, two libraries, reading rooms, and conservation laboratories. 110 Pequot Tr, Mashantucket. PequotMuseum.org.

Lake Compounce is the oldest, continuously-operating amusement park in North America with more rides and attractions than anyone can experience in just one day. 271 Enterprise Dr, Bristol. LakeCompounce.com.

“Mystic Country” includes the Submarine Force Museum and USS Nautilus in Groton, Essex Steam Train and Riverboat in Essex, The Dinosaur Place in Oakdale and Ocean Beach Park in New London.

For more information see CtVisit.com.
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