Art on a String: Asian Kites in Flight on exhibit now thru May 30 at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center.

Art on a String: Asian Kites in Flight at the Stamford Museum Galleries

Did you know that the largest kite ever flown was 83 feet long and 131 feet wide? And that kites do not even technically fly, they maintain a stall! Want to find out more about these beautiful things
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EXTREME ART: Massive & Miniature at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center

EXTREME ART Pop-Up Exhibition Features Artworks from the SM&NC’s Permanent Collection

A long time ago, before the selfie, people loved having pictures of themselves and their loved ones. They were important, just not as abundant as today. Before cameras were invented to cave to your
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A sweet time at the Stamford Museum and Nature Center

Head to the Stamford Museum & Nature Center for the Sweetest Event of the Year

With the end of winter, one of the sweetest times of the year arrives at the Stamford Museum and Nature Center.  It’s maple sugaring season!  More than 250 trees are tapped on the Nature Center’s
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No school on Jan. 18? No problem!

  Does your child have a school vacation day on Monday and you’re trying to figure out what to do? Enjoy a day full of special programs and self-guided activities for all ages at the Stamford
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SM&NC Looking for Tween/Teen Chefs to Show Off Their Talents at Maple Sugar Festival

Does your child love to cook or do you know a local kid that does? The Stamford Museum & Nature Center is looking for tween/teen (ages 10 – 18) chefs to participate in the 3rd Annual First County
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THE BRICKS ARE BACK! A Billion Bricks 3: Galactic Travels On Exhibit Through February 7

An amazing new LEGO® universe, A Billion Bricks 3: Galactic Travels, has opened just in time for the holidays at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center. Celebrating the 15th anniversary of LEGO Star
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Gather Up The Fragments: The Andrews Shaker Collection Offers Unique Opportunity for Visitors

The Stamford Museum & Nature Center is hosting one of the most significant exhibitions ever to be displayed in its galleries.  Gather Up The Fragments: The Andrews Shaker Collection, on exhibit
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Meet our new Jacob ewes on Hecksher Farm!

We’re excited to announce the arrival of three new Jacob ewes – Bee, Lucy, and Isla, to our Heckscher Farm family! Bee is one and a half years old with two horns and black and white markings on her
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