Family Take-A-Hike Week

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April 15, 2014


Stamford Museum and Nature Center


All Ages

$10; $6 students (18+ with valid ID); $5 Children ages 4-17; free for children younger than 4

Event description: Enjoy vernal pool and survival hikes, as well as a chance to help serve breakfast to the animals during the "Hay Hike on the Farm." New on the schedule this year is "Rainforest Rendezvous" featuring live animals from Animal Embassy, and "The Scoop on Scat and Signs," where you'll investigate animal tracks, scat, and other signs. Don't miss the annual Scavenger Hunt which goes "pirate" this year. Receive your own Take-A-Hike Week passport, collect stamps while attending different programs or by discovering the hidden stamp of the day. Collect stamps to earn a prize. From 10am to 3pm take a part in a self-guided art and nature activity, such as trail journals, planting, recycled paper, color art, and more.

Address: 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT 06903
Phone: 203-322-1646

About Stamford Museum and Nature Center

The Stamford Museum & Nature Center is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of art and popular culture, 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. It seeks to inspire creativity, foster self-discovery, promote environmental stewardship, and nurture an appreciation for lifelong learning through exhibitions, educational programs, and special events. Enjoy a picnic on the Meadow, walk over 80 acres of nature trails, drop in to the Heckscher Farm and say hello to the animals, and don't miss the latest exhibition in the Bendel Mansion Museum Galleries.