Fairfield Museum and History Center | Kids Out and About Fairfield County, CT

Fairfield Museum and History Center

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield , CT , 06824
Phone: (203) 259-1598
41° 8' 28.6836" N, 73° 14' 55.5036" W
Contact name: 
Heather Maxson
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The Fairfield Museum is always delighted to welcome K-12 teachers, students, community groups and families to the Museum to experience our award-winning interactive history and art programs. The Museum aims to use the past as a starting point to explore important current issues and questions. We believe that cultivating a deep appreciation of history is essential to building civic engagement. By bringing together diverse perspectives and experiences, we can encourage participants to consider their own role and agency within their community.


Open hours: 
Sunday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Monday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am-4:00 am
Wednesday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm

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Virtual Content from Fairfield Museum and History Center

Online programs, events, and exhibitions will continue to amaze, educate, and engage! Please visit our website and like us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to stay up to date on all of our many upcoming virtual programs.

Academic - General
History / social studies
Early Elementary School
Late Elementary School
Middle School
High School