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Stepping Stones Museum for Children

303 West Avenue, Mathews Park, Norwalk, CT 06850
+1 203-899-0606
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Fun for kids

Very entertaining for kid of all ages Kids are being educated with play Great winter time fun Bring... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Norwalk, Connecticut
via mobile
Fun place for kids - our grandkids love it

This is a creative and stimulating place. It is totally interactive. There are things for... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Darien, Connecticut
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children ignites a child's love of learning through play. Open your world to our hands-on exhibits and exciting programs. With our five main galleries and over 100 hands-on activities, children become wide-eyed with wonder. As they see, hear, touch, feel and do, their ever-growing minds venture to amazing new places. Our Traveling Exhibit Gallery changes every few months so you can always expect new and fascinating adventures. Stepping Stones mission is to broaden and enrich the educational opportunities for children ages ten and under and to enhance their understanding of the world. The museum seeks to create an environment that inspires lifelong learning and supports parents, caregivers and educators as facilitators of children's explorations. Stepping Stones is open daily between Memorial Day and Labor Day, and CLOSED Mondays between Labor Day and Memorial Day (School Year Hours) Hours are 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.
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  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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303 West Avenue, Mathews Park, Norwalk, CT 06850
+1 203-899-0606
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very entertaining for kid of all ages Kids are being educated with play Great winter time fun Bring the whole family

Thank romeoae
Reviewed 14 January 2018

This is a creative and stimulating place. It is totally interactive. There are things for toddlers through early teens. The only downside is that it is often very hectic with large crowds, school and camp visitors, etc. But, this happens because the Museum is so...More

Thank rsgreenct
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Have 2 boys 3.5 and 1.5 and they love this children's museum. very friendly staff, clean and convenient toddler toilets and step stools to wash hands at sink. Most crowed on rainy days of course. Also when birthday party scheduled, but always enough room for...More

Thank emcanflyhi
Reviewed 21 December 2017

She loves it. Playing with the kids and learning new things from the exhibitions and displays. A lot of interactivity

Thank Maryinred
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Without a doubt, the kids will have a blast here. Lots of interactive things for them to do. For adults, you might want to bring some ear plugs as it can get rather loud, especially if they are busy.

Thank LA P
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

I enjoy walking around the museum with family. There are many great attractions for children with a variety of activities for them too do. Also, there are many events the museum holds year-round. A must for family’s with young children.

Thank lukesawyer985
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I visited with my 1 year old grandson, and bought a family membership the same day. It's cheaper that MY GYM with much more access, programs for all ages and special morning member only hours. If you live in or around Norwalk, join. If not...More

Thank Dusty M
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Kids love this place! It’s got everything for them to stay busy and have an awesome time. Very interactive for the kids with lots of activities and games for them to play. Also learning while playing. Big outdoor playground with blocks for them to build...More

Thank FrankRod89
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The people who work there also dedicated in creating a fun enriching environment for everybody. It is a a great place for kids but also for adults. If you want to have fun and learn this is the place to go.

Thank 123ADG
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

My two kids LOVED this place. There was tons of stuff for them to do and we easily could have spent an entire day there. I would definitely recommend it.

Thank Explorethis
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Becca S
4 November 2017|
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Response from stajka | Reviewed this property |
Not much ... like you said , small area for little kids with reading corner ... I find it more suitable for kids 2-5 years old ...