January 21, 2013 through May 12, 2013
Stepping Stones Museum for Children
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
$15; free for children younger than 1
Children can enter the framework of famous paintings and experience art by as they physically enter a scene and are encouraged to interpret, express and connect with art. They can ride a giant chicken attached to a wagon, set up a camp in the Canadian Rockies, prepare dinner for a group of hungry farmers. They can become an art gallery director, selecting and exhibiting art in their own gallery, as well as explore the exhibit through Art Hunt Cards. The exhibit was produced by the Minnesota Children's Museum for the members of the Youth Museum Exhibit Collaborative (YMEC). Through May 12, 2013.
Address: 303 West Ave.
Norwalk , CT 06850
About Stepping Stones Museum for Children
Stepping Stones opened in March 2000 and was founded by Gigi Priebe in response to the needs expressed by parents, educators, and community leaders actively seeking quality educational offerings to help children learn and grow. It’s a fun, colorful and engaging environment that recognizes the value of play in promoting learning, creativity and discovery. As a special place where children of all ages are encouraged to explore, invent, test and observe, the museum is a leading destination for schools, groups, families and anyone seeking a fun experience.