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Fairfield Connecticut Museums

connecticut museumsThe Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
258 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Ph: 203-438-4519
The Aldrich is one of the few non-collecting contemporary art museums in the United States. Founded on Ridgefield’s historic Main Street in 1964.

The Barnum Museum
820 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Ph: 203-331-1104
From its opening on February 18, 1893 to present day, The Barnum Museum has been committed to the preservation and interpretation of Bridgeport’s industrial and social history, as well as being an outstanding educational resource for students of all ages.

The Bruce Museum
One Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT 06830
Ph: 203-869-6786
The Bruce Museum promotes the understanding and appreciation of Art and Science toenrich the lives of all people. The Museum has collections in fine and decorative arts, natural science and anthropology, plus festivals, and education programs.

The Danbury Railway Museum
PO Box 90
Danbury, CT 06813-0090
Ph: 203-778-8337
The Museum, located in the historic station and rail yard in downtown Danbury, Connecticut, offers railroad history, tours, train rides, a collection of original and restored rolling stock, and opportunities for hands-on railroad work at "12 inches to the foot" scale.

Discovery Museum and Planetarium
4450 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Ph: 203-372-3521
From three floors of hands-on fun with science to High-Definition movies and daily Planetarium shows, all included with admission to the museum!

Military Museum of Southern New England
125 Park Ave
Danbury CT 06810
Ph: 203-790-9277
The Museum opened in 1985 as a not for profit organization, dedicated to the preservation of our nations military history.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children
303 West Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06850
Ph: 203-899-0606
Learning and fun go hand-in-hand at Stepping Stones. With four main galleries, a toddlers-only gallery and over 100 hands-on activities, Stepping Stones offers children ages ten and under plenty to explore and discover.

Weir Farm Art Center
735 Nod Hill Road
Wilton, CT 06897
Ph: 203-761-9945
The landscape of Weir Farm National Historic Site has inspired countless works of art. Visit our gallery to see some contemporary and historic images of the landscape, as well as the artwork that it has inspired.

Lockwood-Matthews Mansion Museum
295 West Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06850
Ph: 203-838-9799
The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum is one of the earliest and finest surviving Second Empire Style country houses ever built in the United States.

Housatonic Museum of Art
900 Lafayette Blvd.
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Ph: 203-332-5052.
The Museum and Gallery follow the calendar of Housatonic Community College. Please call 332-5000 to ensure that the College is open on the day that you plan to visit. The exhibits are free and open to the public. The museum has one of the most significant collections of any two-year college in the country and includes works by master artists such as Rodin, Picasso, Matisse, Miro and Chagall.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT 06903
Ph: 203-322-1646
Fax: 203-322-0408
The Stamford Museum & Nature Center is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of art, the natural and agricultural sciences, and history. The Museum is a vital cultural and educational resource for the community, and a focal point for family activity and interaction.

The Glebe House
Hollow Road,
PO Box 245
Woodbury, CT 06798
Ph: 203-263-2855
The Glebe House Museum offers the visitor a glimpse of Revolutionary War era Connecticut. The simple but elegant 18th century farmhouse is furnished as the home of the Reverend John Marshall, his wife Sarah, and their nine children who lived in the "glebe" during the turmoil of the American war for Independence.

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Litchfield County CT Museums
Bridgewater, Cornwall, Kent, Litchfield
Hartford County CT Museums
Hartford, New Britain, Suffield, Enfield
Tolland County CT Museums
Andover, Stafford Springs, Mansfield, Tolland, Somers, Storrs, Willington
Windham County CT Museums
Woodstock, Eastford, Plainfield, Putnam
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Bridgeport, Fairfield, Norwalk, Stamford, Newtown
New Haven County CT Museums
Hamden, New Haven, Seymour, Waterbury
Middlesex County CT Museums
Cromwell, Essex, Middletown, Old Saybrook
New London County CT Museums
New London, Uncasville, Norwich, North Stonington, Mystic Village, Old Lyme

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