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Please be aware that many venues are temporarily closed due to COVID-19. We have added a new section of “Virtual Field Trips” on FieldTripDirectory.com in your state and beyond! Use the activity filter below to search for virtual trips, resources, and distance learning options in Connecticut or CLICK HERE for a list of virtual trips nationwide. Explore topics in the arts, science, social studies, and more from anywhere.

Discovery Museum and Planetarium

Explore the cosmos, touch a meteorite, discover physics, and more at the Discovery Museum and Planetarium. The museum also offers outreach mobile programs.

GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool OUTREACH FIELD TRIPS
CONNECTICUT, Bridgeport
TEL - 203-372-3521 ext. 117
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Downtown Cabaret Theatre

The Downtown Cabaret Theatre offers a diverse array of performances, including a children’s theater, musical theater and many popular Broadway musicals.

GRADE LEVEL - All Grades COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Homeschool CONNECTICUT, BridgeportTEL - 203-576-1636 Read More

Housatonic Museum of Art

The Housatonic Museum of Art collection offers students and the community alike the opportunity to view works that span the history of art from the ancient to the contemporary.

GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours COST - Free GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool CONNECTICUT, BridgeportTEL - 203-332-5052

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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 Bridgeport—for early childhood through college. Search for class trips in Bridgeport 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 Bridgeport art museums, theater, dance, and music concert field trips.
  • EARLY CHILDHOOD
    Find class trips to Bridgeport children’s museums, petting zoos, and kids’ shows.
  • HISTORY/SOCIAL STUDIES
    View Bridgeport history museums, government & civics, historic sites, living history museums, and multicultural field trip ideas.
  • LIFE SKILLS
    Find Bridgeport team building field trips, health & safety exhibits, and character education experiences.
  • SCIENCE & NATURE
    Find Bridgeport aquariums, botanical gardens, environmental studies & nature centers, farms & mazes, planetariums, science museums, STEAM & STEM field trips, dinosaur exhibits, and zoos.
  • RECREATION
    Find Bridgeport 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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