White Memorial Conservation Center | Kids Out and About Fairfield County, CT

White Memorial Conservation Center

White Memorial's 4,000-acre wildlife sanctuary is open 24/7 all year round, FREE of charge. Come visit to explore our 40 miles of diverse and beautiful trails! Due to the Pandemic, we are offering virtual programs a number of times each week. All live programs on campus and off have ceased for the time being. Go to our Facebook (White Memorial Conservation Center) page to learn about our many family-friendly virtual programs. The White Memorial Conservation Center located in Litchfield, CT houses one of New England's finest state-of-the-art Nature Museum. See a life-sized beaver lodge, learn about alternative energy, touch real animal fur, and test your bird identification skills, visit a fluorescent rock cave, and view nature through a digital macro-scope! Explore the Children’s Corner: books, puzzles, stuffed animals, and more! This is a museum for everyone! Young, old, even toddlers! The White Memorial Conservation Center Nature Museum provides a glimpse of the natural diversity found outdoors on the White Memorial Foundation’s 4,000-acre wildlife sanctuary.


Open hours: 
Sunday: 12:00 pm-5:00 pm
Monday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Science, Painting/sculpture, Biking, Canoeing and Kayaking, Hiking, Yoga, Nature/Outdoors

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