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Connecticut Science Center, Exhibit: Curious George

July 11 - July 30

Swing into fun this summer with everyone’s favorite mischievous monkey, Curious George! Step into the whimsical neighborhood of Curious George in this exciting traveling exhibit that explores math, science, and engineering. You will have a blast exploring physics while mini golfing, take on engineering while designing a building, and so much more! Curious George: Let’s Get Curious is a museum within a museum where the fun never stops.

Meet and greet with Curious George

The meet and greets will be happening every Saturday and Sunday through August 26th, from 11AM to 2PM.

Meet and greet with Curious George and admission to the exhibit is included in the cost of General Admission or Connecticut Science Center Membership.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious! is presented by ProHealth Physicians, part of OptumCare

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We also have two new movies playing in the Maximilian E. and Marion O. Hoffman Foundation Science Theater, Amazon Adventure and Backyard Wilderness:

Amazon Adventure tells the true story of explorer Henry Bates’ epic 11 year journey through the visually stunning and bio-diverse Amazon rainforest. Bates unearths the major phenomenon of mimicry, identifies over 8,000 species new to science, and puts the first ever case for the creation of a new species.

Amazon Adventure will play Tuesday-Friday at 1PM and 3PM, and on Saturday and Sunday at 11AM, 1PM, and 3PM beginning June 23rd through November 22nd.

Backyard Wilderness follows Katie, a young girl, and her family living next to the woods who are blind to the real-life spectacle around them, absorbed by an array of electronic devices in their busy lives. Katie gradually discovers the intricate secrets that nature has hidden so close to her front door and we experience the joy she finds in her interactions with this new world.

Backyard Wilderness will play Tuesday-Friday at 2PM and 4PM, and on Saturday and Sunday at 12PM, 2PM, and 4PM beginning June 23rd through November 22nd.

Camp Spirit Days
July 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26 | 11AM-2PM

We have spirit, yes we do. We have spirit, how ‘bout you? Get ready for a spirited good time as Camp Spirit Days comes back to the Connecticut Science Center this summer! Explore over 165 interactive exhibits and then head outside to rally with other camps from around the state at our camp jamboree on the plaza with an interactive DJ, games, and prizes! Join in the fun and catch the spirit every Wednesday and Thursday in July.

*Camp spirit activities are weather permitting.


July 11
July 30


Connecticut Science Center
250 Columbus Boulevard
Hartford, CT 06103
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(860) 724-3623