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Stamford Museum & Nature Center

Address
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Phone
203.322.1646

Website

Upcoming Events

Moon Festival

July 20 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing with us! Learn the phases of the moon, make a moon journal, meet some live nocturnal animals, discover common constellations that can be found in the summer sky, design your own moon rover, make your own moon sand, view our asteroid and other space-themed items from our collections, and more! Join us at 2:30 for a moon pie at the Farmhouse! Members: FREE | Non-members: Included with gate admission Schedule of Events…

Sunday Farm Market

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Our Sunday Farm Market returns for another great year! Click here for list of vendors!

National Hot Dog Day

July 21 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Our Friends from Fleisher’s Craft Butchery return for another favorite food holiday! Stop by to try their all-natural hot dogs and pick some up for the grill. We’ll have specials on Truelove Farm sausages and other market specials as well. Members: Free | Non-members: Included with gate admission

Heckscher WILD! Animal Meet & Greet

July 21 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Stop by Heckscher WILD! on Heckscher Farm to meet one of our teaching animals and discover how they are adapted to their habitat. Animals will vary depending on the day; programs will be approximately 15 minutes. Members: FREE | Non-members: Included with gate admission

Summer Stars Planetarium Shows

July 21 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Join us to search the summer sky during the day! Discover some of the common constellations of the summer and the stories behind them. Seating is limited. Doors will open 15 minutes before the scheduled program and seats are first-come, first-served. Recommended for ages 5 and up. No strollers please. Shows start promptly; no late admission. Parents must accompany children. Planetarium is located in the Museum Building. Members: FREE | Non-members: Included with gate admission

Heckscher WILD! Animal Meet & Greet

July 21 @ 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Stop by Heckscher WILD! on Heckscher Farm to meet one of our teaching animals and discover how they are adapted to their habitat. Animals will vary depending on the day; programs will be approximately 15 minutes. Members: FREE | Non-members: Included with gate admission

Summer Stars Planetarium Shows

July 21 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Join us to search the summer sky during the day! Discover some of the common constellations of the summer and the stories behind them. Seating is limited. Doors will open 15 minutes before the scheduled program and seats are first-come, first-served. Recommended for ages 5 and up. No strollers please. Shows start promptly; no late admission. Parents must accompany children. Planetarium is located in the Museum Building. Members: FREE | Non-members: Included with gate admission

Summer Stars Planetarium Shows

July 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Join us to search the summer sky during the day! Discover some of the common constellations of the summer and the stories behind them. Seating is limited. Doors will open 15 minutes before the scheduled program and seats are first-come, first-served. Recommended for ages 5 and up. No strollers please. Shows start promptly; no late admission. Parents must accompany children. Planetarium is located in the Museum Building. Members: FREE | Non-members: Included with gate admission

Heckscher Farm Tours

July 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Take a trip around Heckscher Farm with one of our farm staff and see what is happening on the farm! We’ll see how the spring babies are growing and how the other animals are enjoying their summer. Tour will meet outside of Heckscher WILD! Members: FREE | Non-members: Included with gate admission

Building Stations Fun!

July 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Get your build on in this all-new drop in! We’ll bring our LEGOs and other favorite building toys for free-build sessions that will challenge your creativity. Build a spaceship, a house, or whatever your imagination decides! Multiple stations will allow for group building with many types of materials. Program may be first-come, first-served depending on attendance. Rain will cancel. Program will meet in the Wheels in the Woods Picnic area just past Overbrook Nature Center on our trails. Members: FREE…