This interactive museum has been making science fun since 1927.. Overview The Science Center of Connecticut is 35,000 square feet of hands-on science entertainment for adults and children in West Hartford. Don't think science can be fun? The center's planetarium and interactive exhibits should change your mind.
The Experience Learn about our galaxy and the larger universe at the Gengras Planetarium, take in a laser show, or visit the wildlife sanctuary or Turtle Town, where you can try on a shell. Don't miss the center's Foucault pendulum, which demonstrates the earth's rotation. In addition to the permanent collection, numerous traveling exhibits ensure there's always something new to see.