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This hands-on science, technology and nature museum features a 30-foot walk-in kaleidoscope, a marine life touch tank, a miniature zoo, animal demonstrations, laser light and planetarium shows, a hands-on discovery room, the Kids Factory for preschoolers to explore, a computer center, national touring exhibits and a life-size replica of a sperm whale. Changing exhibits and events are presented throughout the year.

Open Tuesday-Friday, 10am-5pm, Saturday, 10am-5pm, Suday, noon-5pm; Closed Easter, Thanksgiving, and December 25.

Location: 950 Trout Brook Dr., West Hartford Connecticut 06119 Telephone 860-231-2824 Fax 860-232-0705

Other Science nearby:
(Niantic) Millstone Information and Science Center
(West Hartford) Science Center of Connecticut
(New London) Science Center of Eastern Connecticut

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