AAA Editor Notes
New Britain Youth Museum at Hungerford Park is at 191 Farmington Ave. (SR 372). The museum's seasonally themed indoor local history displays depict the state's four seasons; in summer, children may play at an old-fashioned ice cream parlor exhibit, and an antique country kitchen is available in fall. Other indoor highlights include a puppet theater and the Bears Den slide. The grounds feature forested walking trails, a pond observation station, a large playscape with picnic tables and a farmyard with such animals as cows, llamas, goats and sheep. Special events are offered throughout the year.
Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.