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  • Butterfly Encounter

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    Butterfly Encounter - Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter

    Butterfly Encounter - Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter
    Become immersed in a lush tropical habitat surrounded by hundreds of butterflies moving freely throughout the exhibit. Experience forty to fifty different species of butterflies through intimate interaction in a unique custom-designed greenhouse. Butterfly encounter is a separate ticket add-on to General Admission.

  • Butterfly Encounter

    Today

    11:00 AM EST

    Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter

    Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter
    Become immersed in a lush tropical habitat surrounded by hundreds of butterflies moving freely throughout the exhibit. Experience forty to fifty different species of butterflies through intimate interaction in a unique custom-designed greenhouse. Butterfly encounter is a separate ticket add-on to General Admission.

  • Photography of the Grand Tour

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    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Photography of the Grand Tour

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Photography of the Grand Tour
    This special exhibition will offer a fresh perspective on the Slater family's Grand Tour. The images displayed, many on public view for the first time, are from the collection of photographs the Slaters took themselves or purchased on their around-the-world journey of 1894-95.

  • Bela Lyon Pratt: Sculptor of Monument

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    1:00 PM EST

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Bela Lyon Pratt: Sculptor of Monument

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Bela Lyon Pratt: Sculptor of Monument
    This exhibition features the work of Norwich native Bela Lyon Pratt and reveals his innate draftsmanship and ability to sensitively capture human emotion, passion, strength, and fragility, rendered in bronze.

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About The Area

Connecticut may be overlooked in favor of its larger, flashier neighbors - Boston and NYC - but this state has its own unique charm and history that's worth exploring.

The state capital Hartford exudes its own...MORE

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  • Butterfly Encounter

    Today

    11:00 AM EST

    Butterfly Encounter - Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter

    Butterfly Encounter - Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter
    Become immersed in a lush tropical habitat surrounded by hundreds of butterflies moving freely throughout the exhibit. Experience forty to fifty different species of butterflies through intimate interaction in a unique custom-designed greenhouse. Butterfly encounter is a separate ticket add-on to General Admission.

  • Butterfly Encounter

    Today

    11:00 AM EST

    Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter

    Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter
    Become immersed in a lush tropical habitat surrounded by hundreds of butterflies moving freely throughout the exhibit. Experience forty to fifty different species of butterflies through intimate interaction in a unique custom-designed greenhouse. Butterfly encounter is a separate ticket add-on to General Admission.

  • Photography of the Grand Tour

    Today

    1:00 PM EST

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Photography of the Grand Tour

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Photography of the Grand Tour
    This special exhibition will offer a fresh perspective on the Slater family's Grand Tour. The images displayed, many on public view for the first time, are from the collection of photographs the Slaters took themselves or purchased on their around-the-world journey of 1894-95.

  • Bela Lyon Pratt: Sculptor of Monument

    Today

    1:00 PM EST

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Bela Lyon Pratt: Sculptor of Monument

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Bela Lyon Pratt: Sculptor of Monument
    This exhibition features the work of Norwich native Bela Lyon Pratt and reveals his innate draftsmanship and ability to sensitively capture human emotion, passion, strength, and fragility, rendered in bronze.

Show more

About The Area

Connecticut may be overlooked in favor of its larger, flashier neighbors - Boston and NYC - but this state has its own unique charm and history that's worth exploring.

The state capital Hartford exudes its own beauty with engaging local history such as the Old State House, one of the oldest capitol buildings in the U.S., and the Harriet Beecher Stowe House, home to the American author who wrote the influential novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin." Check out the Connecticut Science Center for hands-on activities on everything from geology to physics.

Learn about the amazing historic ships at Mystic Seaport, or discover the creatures under the sea with Mystic Aquarium. Indulge in a trip to Foxwoods Resort and Casino for cards, slots, spas, gourmet dining, and a luxury hotel stay. Other Connecticut attractions include Yale University, the PEZ Visitor Center, and Mohegan Sun.

WHAT'S NEARBY?

Massachusetts: Boston

Other States & Provinces: Massachusetts New Jersey Rhode Island

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