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We have added a new section of Virtual Field Trips on FieldTripDirectory.com in your state! Search for "Virtual Field Trips" in Connecticut that explore the Arts, Science, Social Studies, and more using the Activity filter below or click here.

4-H Education Center at Auerfarm

ACTIVITY - Farms, Mazes, Pick-Your-Own GRADE LEVEL - Early Childhood, Elementary School, Middle School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Camp CONNECTICUT, BloomfieldTEL - 860-242-7144 Read More

Ally Charter Bus

ACTIVITY - Transportation Services GRADE LEVEL - All Grades COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool CONNECTICUT
MASSACHUSETTS, Boston
PENNSYLVANIA, Philadelphia
TEL - 617-202-9113
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Ansonia Nature and Recreation Center

ACTIVITY - Environmental Studies & Nature Centers, Sugaring GRADE LEVEL - Early Childhood, Elementary School, Middle School, High School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp CONNECTICUT, AnsoniaTEL - 203-736-1053 Read More

Argia Mystic Cruises

ACTIVITY - Science Boat Excursions GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Homeschool CONNECTICUT, Mystic, New LondonTEL - 860-536-0416 Read More

Audubon Greenwich

ACTIVITY - Birds, Butterflies, Bees, Environmental Studies & Nature Centers GRADE LEVEL - Early Childhood, Elementary School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp CONNECTICUT, GreenwichTEL - 203-869-5272 Read More

Bushnell Park Carousel

ACTIVITY - History Museums, Exhibits & Sites, Indoor Amusement & Recreation Centers GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities. COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool CONNECTICUT, HartfordTEL - 860-585-5411 Read More

Bushnell Performing Arts Center

ACTIVITY - Theater, Dance, Music, Shows GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Guided Tours, Performances. COST - Fee, Free GROUP TYPE - School, Camp CONNECTICUT, HartfordTEL - 860-987-6000 Read More

Bushy Hill Nature Center

ACTIVITY - Multicultural & Heritage, Adventure Parks, Climbing, Ropes Courses, Ziplines, Environmental Studies & Nature Centers, Sugaring GRADE LEVEL - Early Childhood, Elementary School, Middle School, High School, All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Homeschool, Family CONNECTICUT, IvorytonTEL - 860-767-2148 ext. 604 Read More

Butler-McCook House & Gardens

ACTIVITY - History Museums, Exhibits & Sites GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool CONNECTICUT, HartfordTEL - 860-522-1806 Read More
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FieldTripDirectory.com offers field trip ideas for class trips, scout group trips, camp group field trips, and homeschool group field trips in Connecticut—for early childhood through college. Search for class trips in Connecticut by group type, cost, activity/curriculum type, grade level, distance, and venue name or keyword.

Day class trips are divided by curriculum and subject area:

  • ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
    Find Connecticut art museums, theater, dance, and music concert field trips.
  • EARLY CHILDHOOD
    Find class trips to Connecticut children’s museums, petting zoos, and kids’ shows.
  • HISTORY/SOCIAL STUDIES
    View Connecticut history museums, government & civics, historic sites, living history museums, and multicultural field trip ideas.
  • LIFE SKILLS
    Find Connecticut team building field trips, health & safety exhibits, and character education experiences.
  • SCIENCE & NATURE
    Find Connecticut aquariums, botanical gardens, environmental studies & nature centers, farms & mazes, planetariums, science museums, STEAM & STEM field trips, dinosaur exhibits, and zoos.
  • RECREATION
    Find Connecticut field trip ideas for adventure parks, ropes courses, ziplines, boat excursions, amusement parks, waterparks, kayaking, rafting, tubing, laser tag paintball, roller skating rinks, ice-skating rinks, mini-golf attractions, indoor amusement & recreation centers, and outdoor amusement & recreation centers.


Overnight field trips & retreats are available for environmental education, team building, and recreation.

We created field trip lesson plans to help teachers, scout leaders, camp counselors, and homeschool parents provide an enriching experience for their groups. We know funds for class trips are limited, so we’ve included grants for field trips that cover admission, transportation, and more.

It’s important that students and youth explore new environments, learn about other cultures, and develop an understanding of inclusivity as part of the educational process. People learn in different ways—through hearing, seeing, touching, talking, or doing. Class trips can provide a multi-dimensional learning experience. FieldTripDirectory.com can help you find the right trip for your group. A world of experiences is just a click away at FieldTripDirectory.com.

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We have added a new section for Virtual Field Trips on FieldTripDirectory.com so that students can experience the fun and enrichment of field trips from the safety of their home computer. Assign a virtual field trip with a follow-up assignment or discussion.

To explore Virtual Field Trips in the Arts, Science, Social Studies, and more, select “Virtual” in the Destinations menu or select your state and search “Virtual Field Trips” using the Activity filter.