Please note, masks are REQUIRED for entry into the building.
The Hungerford Nature Center is now open Sundays.
11 am - 5 pm (last admission at 4:30)
The New Britain Youth Museum will remain closed for renovations.
VOLUNTEER POSITIONS AVAILABLE
The Hungerford Nature Center, 191 Farmington Avenue in Kensington is seeking adult volunteers to greet visitors and answer phone calls. Training will be offered. Available days are Tuesday through Friday and the hours are flexible between 10 am to 4:00 pm.
Please email HungerfordNatureCenter@gmail.com or phone 860-827-9064 to schedule an interview, with Tom Pascocello, Executive Director.
Suitable for ages 6 & up (Adults Welcome!)
$2/person; Free for Members
Class Maximum of 15 People (Pre-registration is Required)
*To Register: Email Miss Liz at
Or Call (860) 225-3020*
Visit us today at our two sites. The Youth Museum, located behind the New Britain Public Library, is a fun, interactive space that offers programs on culture and arts for children and young adults.
The Hungerford Nature Center in Kensington is home to many domestic animals and native wild birds. There is a farm-yard, indoor exhibits, walking trails, and a picnic and play area.