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The Maritime Aquarium
#1 of 3 Nature & Parks in Norwalk
... sides of the tanks), feeding-time for the harbor seals, dozens of the most colorful, beautiful (and deadly) Poison-Dart frogs, and the 43 minute IMAX film: "National Parks Adventure" narrated by Robert Redford.
We have taken our grandchildren there several times and loved the interactive nature of it, particularly the seals, the touch ponds and educational performances.
Calf Pasture Beach
#2 of 3 Nature & Parks in Norwalk
Beautiful views of the Long Island Sound in Norwalk, CT! Activities for all, picnic area, food concessions, playground, walking, skate board park, volleyball and a fishing pier.
From the newly built pier, to the children's water park, to the grassy lawns for shade, the playground for all age children, to Ripka's and the other food offerings, and the beach itself with it grilling and boat...
Compo Beach Westport 5.1 km away
#1 of 3 Nature & Parks in Westport
Many others in the know head a bit north to Sherwood Island State Park, a public beach with the same sort of sand/shell mix, but much larger -- and so are the crowds, but you can usually find a semi-private spot,...
Once we arrived at the park, we walked along the shore, striking up a chat with a local who found it mind-boggling that folks from the Midwest would choose a visit on such a day.
Veteran's Memorial Park and Marina
#3 of 3 Nature & Parks in Norwalk
Earthplace Westport 4.9 km away
#3 of 3 Nature & Parks in Westport
This is an exceptional nature center with educational and just fun exhibits for all ages.
Take your kids, take your friends to Westport's Earthplace! Nature walks, indoor exhibits, fun events.
Sherwood Island State Park Westport 6.7 km away
#2 of 3 Nature & Parks in Westport
Sherwood Island State Park has it all if you're looking for outdoor fun: the longest contiguous stretch of beachfront in Fairfield County, several miles of hiking trails, ball fields, grills and picnic tables and...
I enjoyed the beach, clean, large, and relaxing, and the paths in the park.
Cove Island Park Stamford 9.7 km away
#1 of 5 Nature & Parks in Stamford
If you want to do a power walk or jog or ride a bike, this is the perfect place to do that - off of the city streets and into a safe, beautiful park with lovely trees and of course, a spectacular view of Long Isla...
Lovely nature reserve with trails right next door, so you can walk the beach, walk the fields looking at the water, sit and watch the boats come and go from the marina, or go walk the nature trails on the other side.
Cherry Lawn Park Darien 5.0 km away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Darien
It has a couple of playgournds, baseball diamond, soccer field, well maintained tennis courts, a pond with a dock and waterfall, a nature walk (maybe too short), and a nature center with a corn snake, iguana, owls...
The rest of the park is beautiful and clean.Highly recommended.