Bruce Museum | Kids Out and About Fairfield County, CT

Bruce Museum

Explore Art and Science at the Bruce Museum, located at One Museum Drive in Greenwich, CT. The Museum is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm (last admission is at 4:30 pm); closed most Mondays and major holidays. Admission will be on a “Pay as You Wish” basis through Thursday, November 4, 2021, with a suggested donation of $10 per adult.

Consistently voted the "Best Museum" by area media, the Bruce Museum is a regionally based, world-class institution highlighting art, science and natural history in more than a dozen changing exhibitions annually. The permanent galleries feature the natural sciences encompassing regional to global perspectives.

Youth and Family Programs

Bruce Beginnings, Family Days, and more! Come to the Bruce and take part in our exciting new children and family programming!

No advance registration is required and programs are free with Museum admission unless otherwise noted.

Bruce Beginnings Tuesdays, 10:00 to 10:45 am and 11:00 to 11:45 am Bruce Beginnings programs are designed for children ages 2.5 - 5 and their adult caregivers, who will explore the Museum's collections and exhibitions through picture books and hands-on activities. Topics rotate between art and science. Space for this program is limited; participants must see the Visitor Service desk upon arrival to the Museum.

Family Gallery Tours Most Sundays 11:00 am to 12:00 pm Designed especially for children ages 6 - 10 and their families. These tours provide an interactive, discussion-based tour of the Museum's current exhibitions.

Science Sunday or Art Adventure Select Sundays, 1:00 to 3:00 pm Drop-in monthly programs designed for children 4 and up and their families to explore simple science and art concepts while partaking in kid-friendly experiments, projects, or crafts inspired by the Museum's exhibitions and collections. Check the calendar for dates.

Family Days Select Sundays 1:00 to 4:00 pm Check the calendar for family-oriented afternoons featuring activities, entertainment and fun learning for all ages. Themes vary.

For more information on our new youth and family programming please see the Bruce Museum calendar on our website, or contact lstricker@brucemuseum.org. We are happy to answer your questions!

Youth and Family Programming at the Bruce Museum is generously supported by GIVE: Steven and Alexandra Cohen Foundation.

 

 

Open hours: 
Sunday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Academic, History, Science, Arts: Visual, Painting/sculpture, Photography, Arts and Crafts, Home Schooling, Nature/Outdoors, Special Needs

Organization:

Bruce Museum

Location:

1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-869-0376

Science Solvers Hidden Colors of Fall

Dates: 
11/27/2021
11/28/2021
Time: 
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Organization:

Bruce Museum

Location:

1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-869-0376

Family Gallery Tours

Dates: 
11/28/2021
12/05/2021
12/12/2021
Time: 
11:00 am - 11:45 am

Organization:

Bruce Museum

Location:

1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-869-0376

Art Adventures Make Your Own Dollhouse

Dates: 
12/04/2021
12/05/2021
Time: 
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Organization:

Bruce Museum

Location:

1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-869-0376

Science Solvers Mitten Experiments

Dates: 
12/11/2021
12/12/2021
Time: 
1:00 - 3:00 pm

Organization:

Bruce Museum

Location:

1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-869-0376

Art Adventures Animal Sketching

Dates: 
12/18/2021
12/19/2021
Time: 
1:00 - 3:00 pm

Organization:

Bruce Museum

Location:

1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-869-0376

Science Solvers Exploring Snow

Dates: 
12/26/2021
Time: 
1:00 - 3:00 pm

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