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New Britain Youth Museum at Hungerford Park

191 Farmington Ave, Kensington, CT 06037-1220
+1 860-827-9064
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Amazing exhibits tucked into compact space

Just right for bringing small children as everything can be seen quickly. Don't forget to ask to... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2014
SouthingtonBB
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Southington, Connecticut
An excuse to get out of the house

This is a great place to spend an afternoon. They do a lot of animal education for kids and... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2014
Eepsy
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NH
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
8 Apr 2014
“Amazing exhibits tucked into compact space”
15 Jan 2014
“An excuse to get out of the house”
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191 Farmington Ave, Kensington, CT 06037-1220
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+1 860-827-9064
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Reviewed 8 April 2014

Just right for bringing small children as everything can be seen quickly. Don't forget to ask to hold the friendly snake!

Thank SouthingtonBB
Reviewed 16 January 2014

This is a great place to spend an afternoon. They do a lot of animal education for kids and schools. While the facility is pretty small you can tell the animals are really well taken care of. There are walking trails all over the grounds....More

Thank Eepsy
Reviewed 4 October 2013

Neat little place. Always looking for things to do and take the kids, so this was good way to spend some time and keep the kids occupied.

Thank Postalg33k
Reviewed 28 August 2013

We visited here on a Thursday afternoon with four generations. This is an extremely well designed and expansive children's activity center/animal refuge. Museum does not do it the service it deserves. We had individualized service from Holly who showed us many animals and allowed us...More

Thank localbeans
Reviewed 26 November 2012

I held my son's birthday party here, and it was outstanding. The animal show was absolutely terrific and engaging. All the animals are handled with love and care. This is a great museum for children of all ages.

1  Thank lovey0205
Reviewed 4 December 2011

We visit this museum a few times a year and find it a joy. Though the permanent collection is excellent given the museum's small size, what pulls us in is the variety of exhibits that run throughout the year. A true local gem for those...More

1  Thank westie2
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