Around the World
Explore the world without leaving Norwalk
Passport and World Travelers’ Club
Participate in any of our Around the World Programs and get your passport stamped. All aboard! The fun of discovery awaits!
Children who “visit” at least six countries or collect a minimum of eight passport stamps in 2014 can register for our World Travelers’ Club and can attend our special “World Travelers’ Breakfast” event in January 2015. Be invited to this special breakfast that will focus on traditional foods that reflect the year’s journey Around the World!
Around the World: Performance Series
Stepping Stones takes children and parents to 12 different places around the globe, bringing the culture and its people to life. Now in its sixth year, the Around the World: Performance Series presents professional artists, musicians, dancers, storytellers and youth performers representing a variety of cultures and traditions. View dates and programs on our full calendar of events, or check below.
Around the World: Creative Kids
From England’s Stonehenge to Africa’s ceremonial jewelry, put your imagination to work to create a cultural keepsake to take home. One Saturday each month features Creative Kids, a special hands-on workshop related to the culture of the country of the month. View dates and programs on our full calendar of events, or check below.
Around the World: Sketching Artifacts
Add to your own mini portfolio by creating artistic masterpieces characteristic of souvenirs found Around the World. View dates for this recurring program on our full calendar of events.
Around the World: Bookshelf
Learn more about each country by browsing the Around the World: Bookshelf in the Family and Teacher Resource Center.
Around the World: Replication Toolkit
Stepping Stones received the MetLife Foundation and Association of Children's Museums Replication Award to develop a toolkit for museums interested in developing an Around the World program. Learn More