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What To Do at the SM&NC

Featured Programs & Events

Pepin Home

An Evening with Jacques Pépin
Benefitting the SM&NC

Saturday, May 18, 2019

The Stamford Museum & Nature Center invites you to an evening with renowned Master Chef, Jacques Pépin. Chef Pépin is a 16-time James Beard Award winner, celebrated author of 29 cookbooks, host and star of 12 acclaimed PBS cooking series, philanthropist, educator, and recipient of France’s highest distinction, the Legion of Honor.

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Summer Camp Progams

Are you ready for another fun summer at the SM&NC? Our six weekly camp sessions feature a different theme, which is integrated into the activities and programs for the week, taking full advantage of the SM&NC's unique setting.

Maple Sugar Sunday Feature

Maple Sugar Festival Weekend

March 9 & March 10, 11 am - 3pm

Enjoy fun, family activities including face painting, arts & crafts, and live music. Visit our Heckscher Farm animals and Heckscher WILD! creatures and sample a delectable array of original Maple Sugar-inspired treats prepared by talented, aspiring chefs at our Teen Chef Challenge on Saturday in the Farmhouse – and vote for your favorite!


Medieval to Metal: The Art & Evolution of the Guitar

February 22 – May 27, 2019
Exhibition preview:
Thursday, February 21, 2019, 5 - 7 pm

“Medieval to Metal: The Art & Evolution of The Guitar” celebrates the artistic development of the guitar. Developed by The National GUITAR Museum in New York, New York, it features 40 objects, ranging from the rare and antique to the wildly popular and innovative.

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