Stamford Museum & Nature Center presents “The Artistry of Jacques Pépin”

November 12, 2021

Stamford, Conn — The Stamford Museum & Nature Center is pleased to present The Artistry of Jacques Pépin, a retrospective of the celebrated chef and James Beard award winner’s artwork.  The exhibition will feature over seventy works of art from the past five decades. The exhibition opens to the public on November 19, 2021 and will…

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Opinion: Thumbs Up, thumbs down

November 9, 2021

A9 | Stamford Advocate | Tuesday, November 9, 2021EDITORIAL Thumbs up to reinventing the Stamford Observatory. After 40 years, the observatory at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center has been closed to the public for three years. A new proposal would introduce a planetarium with 125 seats, and outdoor observation deck and classroom space. It…

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$10M could turn dilapidated Stamford Observatory into rival for NYC’s Hayden Planetarium

November 9, 2021

Verónica Del Valle | Stamford Advocate Nov. 6, 2021 STAMFORD — Behind a locked fence at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center, there’s a dusty building shrouded by trees. Its whitewashed facade and silo have grown ashen over the years. Next to the front entrance, behind a formidable pillar, the words “Stamford Observatory” are emblazoned…

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Plan your visit to Stamford Museum & Nature Center

June 2, 2020

By Linda Tuccio-Koonz, CTPost.com –  Updated 5:19 pm, Mon, June 1, 2020 It’s a joy to hear children’s voices responding to the sights and sounds of nature at the newly reopened Stamford Museum & Nature Center, says Melissa Mulrooney, executive director. “There’s a sense of peace here, as well as a profound feeling of appreciation.” If you’d like…

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Architectural Firm wins 2019 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Connecticut Design Award for Stamford Museum & Nature Center Knobloch Family Farmhouse

October 17, 2019

Architectural firm, TSKP Studio of Hartford Conn. has received a 2019 AIA Connecticut Design Award of Merit for their design of the Stamford Museum & Nature Center’s Knobloch Family Farmhouse, which opened less than a year ago in November 2018. “We are incredibly proud of Whit Iglehart and the TSKP team for their extraordinary vision…

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Stamford Museum & Nature Center Thanks AAA for Generous Grant

June 21, 2019

Stamford Museum & Nature Center is honored to have been awarded a generous grant of $1,500 from the AAA Northeast Charitable Giving Committee

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Sayaka Ganz Sculpture Exhibition “Reclaimed Creations” Opens June 28 at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center

June 20, 2019

Artist Sayaka Ganz aims to impart new life to discarded common objects by transforming them into wildlife forms in full motion.

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