The Yale Peabody Museum Of Natural History
Anyone who thinks museums are boring or quiet has never been roared at by the animatronic dinosaurs of the Connecticut Science Museum or stood upon the fortress walls of the Gillette Castle in East Haddam. Connecticut has many great museums that combine education with entertainment, and which are adventures in the making for visitors of all ages.
Most art museums are just too quiet, too formal and too stuffy for kids. Connecticut, however, has many museums where children are not only welcome but also encouraged to play, make noise and even make their own art.
A day out with the kids need not cost much – or anything for that matter. There are a lot of places to go in Connecticut that are free or require a small or comparatively small admission fee.
Here are a few places in Connecticut to spend the afternoon on Super Bowl Sunday with the kids.