CT Summer at the Museum

The summer program is back and invites CT children  plus one accompanying CT resident adult to visit participating museums free of charge. Tickets required.

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Summer Science Days

Join us for a summer filled with science, learning and wonder. We’ll be exploring a different science each week  with demonstrations and hands-on activities. Free books while supplies last.

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Masks Are Recommended.

Please note that masks are recommended for all Museum visitors age 3 and up.


Get kids craft and activity ideas from our blog!

Looking for something to do with your little ones? The Museum Educators are sharing some of their favorite crafts and activities on our blog!

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We are committed to the health & safety of our guests and staff. According to CDC COVID-19 guidelines, face masks covering nose and mouth are recommended for all guests aged 3 and up.

Welcome to The Niantic Children’s Museum!

Where discoveries are made and fun just happens.

The Niantic Children’s Museum is an interactive, hands-on, educational place for children to try on new roles, let their imaginations soar and feel safe while exploring the world around them.

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Explore Exhibits

Come take a look around the Museum, there’s something for everyone! We engage, encourage, and challenge children from 9 months to 9 years in the arts, sciences, and world cultures.

Upcoming Events & Classes

The Museum has an abundance of activities nearly every day of the week! From special events to weekly themed classes, our classes and programs are a great way to get your child exploring!

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Parties at the Museum!

We are THE birthday party place for any age!

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Education Programs

Outreach Programs can be easily adapted to fit ANY grade level!

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Support the Niantic Children’s Museum

Discoveries and fun await…but we need your help!


Where discoveries are made and fun just happens!