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Stepping Stones Museum for Children

303 West Avenue Norwalk, CT 06850

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Activities For Toddlers for Norwalk & Fairfield, CT

Are you looking for a place to host your child's birthday party that is not only fun, but educational? Perhaps you're in search of activities for toddlers in the Fairfield, Ct; Norwalk, CT; and Stamford, CT? For a kid's birthday party and more, visit Stepping Stones Museum for Children today!

We offer a variety of fun family activities for toddlers in Norwalk, CT! Whether you’re in Fairfield, CT, Stamford, CT, or even Westchester, NY, Stepping Stones Museum for Children offers a wide variety of activities with children, programs, and classes for kids 10 and under. From yoga, storytelling, sing-alongs, and numerous holiday and evening events, there’s always something fun and exciting for the family!

Recently expanded, the museum is a bigger, better and even more meaningful experience. Exhibits, performances and fun family activities provide plenty of entertainment for everyone to enjoy, because our programs support children, parents and caregivers.

Stop in for activities for toddlers. Stepping Stones Museum for Children has a number of hands-on activities that foster exploration, discovery and imagination by learning through play. Our exhibits and activities for toddlers allow children to feel objects, listen to instructions, play with sounds and music, and build things, as well as figure out how things work and the value of eating healthy.

Kid's Birthday Party Perfect for Stamford, CT!

Worried that you and your child will have to go to another location for food and drink after many of our activities for toddlers? Don't worry! We have a cafe for those moments when you and your child both need a break for snacks, a drink, or lunch. Thinking a take-away might be a good incentive to enforce your child's good behavior? We have a gift shop and the Age of Reason museum store! Whether you're coming to play for the day or are here for a kid's birthday party, we have a variety of fun, educational items for your child to take home! If you're interested in having us host your kid’s birthday party, call us today!

Are you looking to set up a field trip for your child?  We will give a day to your child that he or she will never forget! Our activities for toddlers are crafted to not only fun, but educational as well!

The community and its children in Fairfield, CT are at the heart of who we are and what we do. Our Open Arms Accessibility Initiative helps children and families enjoy the museum and its educational programs regardless of any financial, language or special needs barriers.

activities for toddlers Stamford, CT Accessibility Days offer free admission to families of children with special needs every second Saturday of the month from 9:00 to 11:00 am. Many local organizations and agencies are Community Admission Pass Program member organizations.

Through sponsor generosity, Stepping Stones offers free admission evenings on the first Thursday of each month during our Get Into It! FREE Evenings. Our Parent Zone series offers adults free discussions and presentations on relevant parenting issues designed to support parents as guides of children’s lifelong learning.

Our school year hours are Tuesday through Sunday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, between Labor Day and Memorial Day. Mondays are closed to the general public, except for select holiday Mondays. School Groups are encouraged to book a field trip on a Monday. Members can come in early on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Whether you are looking for schooling for your child or looking to set up a kid's birthday party, we will be able to assist you and give your child an experience he or she will never forget. Stepping Stones Museum for Children is located at Mathews Park, 303 West Avenue in Norwalk, CT 06850. For more information on our activities for toddlers, you can reach us at 203-803-2991. We proudly serve Fairfield, Ct; Norwalk, CT; and Stamford, CT.

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Please be advised that all visitors may be photographed and/or videotaped for promotional purposes. If you do not want your image or your child’s image to appear in the museum’s marketing materials, please notify the Welcome Desk when you arrive.

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Stepping Stones Museum for Children

Tot Town is Tantalizing for Toddlers
Thu Oct 20 12:37:00 EDT 2016

Finally, infants and toddlers have a safe place to play! Exhibit areas in Tot Town include Baby Zone, Old MacDonald's Farm Language Lane, Book Nooks, and so much more. Stop by today with your 1, 2 or 3 year old!

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Thu Oct 13 11:58:00 EDT 2016

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ELLI Education
Thu Oct 06 12:48:00 EDT 2016

We provide an excellent curriculum and set of activities to improve your little one's social skills at our ELLI Lab School. Visit us today, or call for a private tour: 203 899 0606, ext. 216

Museum, gift shop, and more:
Wed Sep 28 09:56:00 EDT 2016

Our Age of Reason Museum Store offers a ton of fun things for both kids and kids at heart. Visit us today!

Age of Reason Museum Gift Shop
Wed Sep 21 12:35:00 EDT 2016

Be sure to stop by our beautiful gift shop and pick up some beautiful collectibles. Stepping Stones merchandise is on SALE at 10% Off through September! Museum members enjoy a double discount – that's 20% Off Stepping Stones Museum merchandise for our members.

Family activities:
Thu Sep 15 11:25:00 EDT 2016

We provide an array of activities and programs to ensure a fun learning experience. Visit us today.

Fun starts here:
Thu Sep 08 11:26:00 EDT 2016

Our museum is a perfect place for your children to explore new things and have a memorable time.

Check out our calendar!
Thu Sep 01 02:44:00 EDT 2016

There's so much going on at our museum that we can hardly wait for each event to begin! Browse our calendar on our site to see what's coming up. 

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Thu Aug 25 11:52:00 EDT 2016

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Facility rentals:
Thu Aug 18 10:28:00 EDT 2016

Our children's museum is available for birthday rentals to provide the little ones with an exceptional and fun learning experience.

In the Traveling Exhibit Gallery...

Heart and Seoul: Growing Up in Korea

July – September 2016

Heart and Seoul: Growing Up in Korea

Heart and Seoul: Growing Up in Korea is a new, cultural exhibit In which five modern-day Korean kids will open their hearts and invite you to take an intimate look into their lives through their diverse interests, customs and ambitions. The exhibit will use traditional folktales as well as current day personal stories told by Korean children to engage visitors in learning about time-honored cultural values and life in South Korea’s highly urbanized and technologically-advanced. Learn More

logo - Freeman Foundation Asian Culture Exhibit Series

Heart and Seoul: Growing Up in Korea is created by The Children's Museum of Houston as part of the Freeman Foundation Asian Culture Exhibit Series, funded by the Freeman Foundation and administered by Association of Children’s Museum. Additional major funding has been provided by Samsung.



Special Programming

Magical Monster Mash

October 22 • 6:00 – 8:30 pm

Monster Mash

This event sells out fast, register early and also receive special pricing! Join us for a BOO-tiful night of TRICKS and treats jam-packed with family fun. Featuring a magic show by Pete and Chris Amusements, our mystifying Monster Mash promises to be SPOOK-tacular. Food will be available for purchase in the cafe. Learn More



Resource Center Reads!
Every Tuesday | 11:30 am – NEW TIME!

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Join us each Tuesday afternoon for a story-time and activity in our Pitney Bowes Family and Teacher Resource Center. The FTRC is a bright space overflowing with interactive kits, books, puzzles, multimedia games and apps—everything you need to fully enrich the Stepping Stones experience. Open Tuesday – Saturday from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm.

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  • Ansonia
  • Avon
  • Berkshire
  • Branchville
  • Bryam
  • Beacon Falls
  • Bedford Hills
  • Berlin
  • Bethany
  • Bethlehem
  • Black Rock
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  • Congers
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  • Durham
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  • East Lyme
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  • Eastchester
  • Ellington
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  • Great Neck
  • Groton
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  • Hamden
  • Hartford
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  • Hauppaug
  • Hawleyville
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  • Hebron
  • Hicksville
  • Higganum
  • Hillburn
  • Holmes
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  • Huntington
  • Katonah
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  • Kent
  • Lower Fairfield County
  • Lyon's Plain
  • Lake Carmel
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  • Lordship
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Established: 2000