Connecticut Science Center in Hartford

Connecticut Science Center

Are you ready to blast off into a world of discovery? Look no further than the Connecticut Science Center! With over 150 hands-on exhibits, you’ll embark on a journey of endless exploration. Launch rockets, investigate the human body, explore the depths of outer space, and so much more. Our mission is to make science accessible and fun for everyone, so bring the whole family and immerse yourselves in a world of wonder. Plus, with our stunning Butterfly Encounter and immersive giant-screen 3D theater, you’ll be transported to other worlds in a way you’ve never experienced before. So, what are you waiting for? Come join us at the Connecticut Science Center and let the adventure begin!
Conveniently located right next door to the Connecticut Convention Center and the Beyond King Tut exhibition.

Special Offer!

Bring a same-day Beyond King Tut ticket to the Connecticut Science Center and receive 20% off your General Admission tickets. Offer valid only on the same day as your admission to Beyond King Tut and is not applicable to Butterfly Encounter or theater add-ons. Offer is applied 1:1 (i.e. one Beyond King Tut ticket equals one 20% off Science Center ticket).

Hartford Stage's production of A Christmas Carol


Hartford Stage’s production of A Christmas Carol returns for their 60th anniversary season! Bring the whole family, friends, neighbors, co-workers… it’s the perfect wintertime activity. Discounts and pre-show events are available for groups of 10+.

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Educator resources

Discover the different ways that modern scientists continue to investigate the history of this fascinating culture through nine galleries that combine high-resolution visuals with captivating audio and textual information. The exhibition culminates with two-story tall soaring projections in a 360-degree immersive room — an unforgettable experience for all ages!


Start your Beyond King Tut journey at home with this free companion guidebook from National Geographic, a great compliment to your exhibition experience.