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Stamford Museum & Nature Center

Address
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Phone
203.322.1646

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Upcoming Events

Third Thursday Program: New Orleans Jazz on Tap on the Farm

March 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Welcome Spring on a Full Moon night with an evening of jazz, a box supper and beer on tap at the Farmhouse. Dixieland Jazz quintet French 75 performs hits from the 1900s-1940s, and features the sounds of Louis Armstrong, Fats Waller, Jelly Roll Morton, and many of the mavericks of American jazz. They’ll perform hits like “Ain’t Misbehavin’,” “Basin Street Blues,” and “When the Saints Go Marching In.” Expect to dance like you’re in New Orleans when the sounds of…

Spring Sunday Explorers

March 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Come see what early spring brings to SM&NC! Our favorite self-guided crafts, meet & greets and Farm tours are back! For spring, join us for Art Explore at 2:30 for a weekly fun art project and at 3:30 for a Trail Trek hike! 1-4 pm                Self-guided crafts (Overbrook) 1:00 pm             Animal Meet & Greet (Heckscher WILD!) 1:30 pm             Heckscher Farm Tour (Meets at…

Spring Sunday Explorers

March 31 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Come see what early spring brings to SM&NC! Our favorite self-guided crafts, meet & greets and Farm tours are back! For spring, join us for Art Explore at 2:30 for a weekly fun art project and at 3:30 for a Trail Trek hike! 1-4 pm                Self-guided crafts (Overbrook) 1:00 pm             Animal Meet & Greet (Heckscher WILD!) 1:30 pm             Heckscher Farm Tour (Meets at…

FIY: Farm it Yourself – Spring Seed Sowing

March 31 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Garden season is almost here! Get a head start on your planting by sowing some seeds to take home! We’ll have a chance to plant a variety of early crops to take home and will decorate some planters to take home as well. See what we are sowing for our garden and get a sneak peak at our new Seed Library! Meet in the Vegetable Garden. Members: $7/person | Non-members: $10/person REGISTER

Heckscher Farm Camp In

April 5 @ 6:00 pm - April 6 @ 9:00 am
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Pack your knapsacks for our First Ever Heckscher Farm Camp In! Open to children ages 8-12. Program will be staffed by SM&NC Environmental Educators who are trained in first aid, CPR and medical administration. Limited enrollment. More information and packing list will be available to participants before the program. On Friday night we’ll: Make our own pizza dinner Explore the farm after hours Take a night hike Play some group games Have an evening snack! On Saturday morning we’ll: Help…

Spring Sunday Explorers

April 7 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Come see what early spring brings to SM&NC! Our favorite self-guided crafts, meet & greets and Farm tours are back! For spring, join us for Art Explore at 2:30 for a weekly fun art project and at 3:30 for a Trail Trek hike! 1-4 pm                Self-guided crafts (Overbrook) 1:00 pm             Animal Meet & Greet (Heckscher WILD!) 1:30 pm             Heckscher Farm Tour (Meets at…

Forest Easter Egg Adventure (ages 2 and up)

April 13 @ 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Join us for our Easter Egg Adventure on our Wheels in the Woods trail.  A maximum of 25 kids per session ensures a fun, safe event for all! We’ll start with the hunt on our trails where kids can gather eggs in the woods, then head to the Overbrook Nature Center, where we’ll get to meet some live animals and create a great craft! This year, instead of goody bags, kids will turn in their found eggs for a prize…

Forest Easter Egg Adventure (ages 2 and up)

April 14 @ 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Join us for our Easter Egg Adventure on our Wheels in the Woods trail.  A maximum of 25 kids per session ensures a fun, safe event for all! We’ll start with the hunt on our trails where kids can gather eggs in the woods, then head to the Overbrook Nature Center, where we’ll get to meet some live animals and create a great craft! This year, instead of goody bags, kids will turn in their found eggs for a prize…

FIY: Bread & Butter

April 15 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Meets in the Knobloch Family Farmhouse Learn an easy recipe to bake your own bread from scratch and hand churn cream into butter to go along with your bread. We’ll practice how to shape dough and mix our own dough to take home. Members: $12  | Non-members: $15 REGISTER

Take-A-Hike Week

April 16
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Get outside and join us for our annual Take-A-Hike week programming! Join us for awesome themed days to increase your adventure and get some great time outside!  Themed self-guided crafts each day! Pick up your 2019 passport to collect stamps and prizes! A full list of programs will be available before the event! Tuesday, April 16: Forest Adventure Day – Join us for Scavenger Hunts, a guided hike on our Orange Adventure trail, a family Capture the Flag Adventure with…