Around the World
Explore the world without leaving Norwalk
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 fourth 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.
Around the World Creative Kids
From England’s Stonehenge to Africa’s ceremonial jewelry, to Guatemala’s national bird, put your imagination to work to create a cultural keepsake to take home. The first Saturday of every 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.
Around the World Passport
Participate in our Around the World Program and get your passport stamped. All programs are free with museum admission, including the passports. So “All Aboard”... the fun of discovery awaits!
Passport – World Traveler Program
Children who “visit” at least seven countries can register for our World Travelers’ Club and can attend our special "World Traveler" event in December 2013. The event will be a special breakfast on December 14 and will focus on traditional foods that reflect the year’s journey with particular emphasis on the cuisine for that ATW month – Italy.
Around the World Bookshelf
Learn more about each country by browsing the bookshelf in the Family and Teacher Resource Center. Members are welcome to take books home for further reading. Two books can be checked out for a two week period.