Field Trips

One of the best parts of a new school year is anticipating the most popular activity — the field trips! For students, this adventure is seen as a fun day out of the classroom — no math, reading or spelling to contend with. In reality, field trips are probably the most important educational supplement to their entire school year. But, don’t tell the kids — learning is actually fun!

Looking for some adventure this school year? Here are more than 30 of the best field trips around for Connecticut students!


Audubon Center in Greenwich

Battleship Cove

Bishop's Orchards

Roger Williams Zoo

Audubon Center in Greenwich

Battleship Cove

Bishop’s Orchards

Brown’s Harvest

Bushy Hill Nature Center

The Claypen

Connecticut Historical Society

Connecticut Science Center

The Energize Connecticut Center

Fairview Tree Farm

Flamig Farm

The Institute for American Indian Studies

Nature's Classroom

Noah Webster House

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square

Roger Williams Zoo

Wildlife Conservation Society – Bronx Zoo


In-School Enrichment

Animal Embassy

Animal Embassy

Curious Creatures



Knights of Columbus Museum

New England Air Museum

The Children’s Museum

Connecticut River Museum

Discovery Museum & Planetarium

Florence Griswold Museum

Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center

Knights of Columbus Museum

Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum

New England Air Museum

Providence Children’s Museum

Shore Line Trolley Museum

Stepping Stones Museum for Children

Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History


Performance Arts

Garde Arts Center



Chelsea Piers Connecticut

Launch Trampoline Park



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