The Connecticut Science Center will open early at 9AM on Saturday, February 24 & Sunday, February 25 for the Hogwarts Celebration of Science and Sorcery.
Tickets for this event are still available at our ticketing counter.  CLICK HERE for help with getting here or parking.



PITNEY BOWES Foundation Gallery


This whimsical space is especially for our youngest visitors! Everything is hands-on, encouraging those under 7 years of age to discover, play and experiment.

Exhibit Highlights

  • Play with whooshing, swirling, cascading water, adding water toys and LEGO® blocks into the mix; follow colorful balls on their journeys through water, tubes, and even a tornado-shaped vortex.
  • Take on “I Spy” author Walter Wick’s search-and-find activities
  • Create your own Tiny Town with soft, large-scale building blocks
  • Play with an interactive, hands-on magnetic ball wall


  • Blum Shapiro
  • Matt Fleury and Irene O’Connor
  • The Hartford Courant Foundation
  • Robinson & Cole, LLP
  • Mark and Julie Wolman

Educator Resources

Teachers: Looking for curriculum connections to our permanent exhibits?

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Exhibit Gallery