River Of Life
River of Life takes visitors on a journey along the Connecticut River, New England’s largest River. Along the 400-mile trek you will be able to test out the water flow in the stream table, view local animals in Critter Corner, and get an unparalleled view of the Connecticut River from the Overlook Balcony. This exhibit is designed to provide visitors with a complete understanding if the importance of the Connecticut River’s impact on our state’s history, economy, ecosystem, and future in an immersive and interactive experience.
Say hello to snakes, turtles and more forest creatures that call the Connecticut Science Center home.
Come face to face with the Dilophosaurus, a dinosaur which roamed this area over 200 million years ago.
Get a one-of-a-kind view of the Connecticut River.
Rivers and streams are always changing as water flows, it moves sand rocks with it. Test how the flow of water changes as you change the landscape around it.