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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.

Connecticut Ballet

ACTIVITY - Theater, Dance, Music, Shows GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Performances. COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Homeschool CONNECTICUT, StamfordTEL - 860-293-1039 Read More

Mountain Workshop

ACTIVITY - Team Building, STEM/STEAM, Science & Nature Outreach, Overnights & Retreats, Adventure Parks, Climbing, Ropes Courses, Ziplines GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Activities, Performances, Outreach, Professional Development, Fundraising. COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Homeschool CONNECTICUT, Bridgeport, Fairfield, Hartford, New Haven, New London, Norwalk, StamfordTEL - 203-797-1435 Read More

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens

ACTIVITY - Botanical Gardens & Arboreta GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School CONNECTICUT, StamfordTEL - 203-322-6971

Heckscher Farm

ACTIVITY - Petting Zoos/Barnyard Fun, Sugaring GRADE LEVEL - All Grades COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool CONNECTICUT, StamfordTEL - 203-322-1646

Stamford City’s Solid Waste & Recycling Department

ACTIVITY - Environmental Studies & Nature Centers GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours. COST - Free GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool CONNECTICUT, StamfordTEL - 203-977-4117

Stamford Museum & Nature Center

ACTIVITY - Science Museums & Exhibits GRADE LEVEL - All Grades COST - Fee, Free GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool CONNECTICUT, StamfordTEL - 203-977-6521

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