Places to Go with Kids near Essex, CT

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Captain Bobs Thimble Island Tours
(Stony Creek, CT)
18.67 miles
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Since the 1950's generations of families have returned each summer to Stony Creek for a relaxing boat ride around the Thimble Islands. Whether it's your first ride or your umpteenth ride, each ride...

Children's Museum of Southeastern Connecticut
Children's Museum of Southeastern Connecticut
(Niantic, CT)
10.88 miles
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The Children's Museum of Southeastern Connecticut is an interactive, hands-on, educational opportunity for children of all abilities — engaging, encouraging, and challenging children in the sciences,...

Connecticut River Museum
(Essex, CT)
0.98 miles
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Where the River comes to life. Located on the waterfront in historic Essex, the Connecticut River Museum is the perfect place to explore the heritage and experience the wonders of New Englands Great...

Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center
(Mystic, CT)
23.93 miles
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We are a private, non-profit environmental education center and wildlife sanctuary. Our natural history museum introduces woodland, wetland and meadow habitats and features live amphibians, reptiles...

Dinosaur State Park
(Rocky Hill, CT)
24.63 miles
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Dinosaur State Park officially opened in 1968, two years after 2,000 dinosaur tracts were accidentally uncovered during excavation for a new state building. Five hundred of the tracks are now...

Essex Steam Train and Riverboat
(Essex, CT)
0.03 miles
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Essex Steam Train & Riverboat's 2½-hour journey begins at the historic 1892 Essex Station for a 12-mile, narrated round-trip into the heart of the unspoiled Connecticut River Valley - designated "one...

Gillette Castle
Gillette Castle
(East Haddam, CT)
5.73 miles
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It looks like a medieval fortress, but a step inside the stone castle reveals the built-in couches, table trackway, and woodcarvings that all point to the creative genius that was William Gillette.

Greenland Family Farms
(Cutchogue, NY)
23.52 miles
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Greenland Family Farms is a family run farm and nusery. We grow 17 acres of ornamental trees, shrubs, flowers, pond plant and fish, plus vegetables. In the fall we offer U-pick pumpkins and give...

Kid's City Childrens Museum
(Middletown, CT)
19.41 miles
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The mission of Kidcity Children's Museum is to celebrate a child's natural curiosity by offering a downtown hands-on playspace where children ages 1 through 8 come with parents and other significant...

My Gym Glastonbury
My Gym Glastonbury
(South Glastonbury, CT)
22.09 miles
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My Gym has developed an extraordinary program and facility devised to help children 6 weeks thru 13 years of age develop physically, cognitively and emotionally. We have over 200 locations in more...

Mystic Aquarium
(Mystic, CT)
23.19 miles
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At Mystic Aquarium & Institute for Exploration, close encounters of the incredible kind happen every day! Whether you're touching a ray, feeling the splash of a beluga whale or going beak-to-nose...

Mystic Whaler Cruises
(New London, CT)
16.19 miles
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Sail away on the Tall Ship Mystic Whaler for a one of a kind adventure! Mystic Whaler Cruises offers daysails, lobster dinner cruises, overnight vacations sails and private sailing events from Mystic...

Ocean Beach Park Pool
(New London, CT)
16.05 miles
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Ocean Beach Park also boasts a 50-meter, Olympic-sized pool. We have changing rooms and token-operated lockers for your convenience In addition, there is a great waterslide for when simple laps just...

Prime Climb Indoor Rock Climbing
(Wallingford, CT)
22.87 miles
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Our mission is for folks of all ages to discover the fun and fitness benefits of climbing year-round in a safe, comfortable, and friendly state of the art indoor setting. Let Prime Climb, Inc....

The Dinosaur Place
(Oakdale, CT)
11.15 miles
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Discover a land before time at The Dinosaur Place™ where you can explore over 1.5 miles of prehistoric trails in a 60-acre dinosaur-themed park filled with 30 life-sized dinosaurs.

The Submarine Force Museum
(Groton, CT)
16.70 miles
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Submarines have fascinated people from Alexander the Great to the Beatles, from Jules Verne to John Holland. You'll find out why when you visit the nation's finest displays and collections of...

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