20 Fun and Free Things To Do in Connecticut with Kids in April

Enjoy the spring blooms. Photo courtesy of Karl Fredrickson, Unsplash
Enjoy the spring blooms. Photo courtesy of Karl Fredrickson, Unsplash

We're almost there; when the temperatures warm up and the kids can start to be outside a lot more often. While we wait for an April thaw, why not find some free activities for kids in Connecticut to pass the time? There is plenty of free family fun on offer this month, from Meriden's annual Daffodil Festival to Earth Day commemorations and even free admission to local museums.

Browse our list of no-cost fun, then head out to the best free activities near you. For more April inspiration, don't miss the Best of April: 15 Top Things To Do in Connecticut with Kids.

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The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Historic Wooster Square Neighborhood

Wintonbury Land Trust

Dennison Pequotsepos Nature Center
Let's Learn Circuits Online Camp
Zoom - Online - 9:30 AM
Online MIT App Making Camp
Young Gates - Kids Online Personalized Classes - 9:30 AM
Artificial Intelligence with Scratch Online Camp
Young Gates - Kids Online Personalized Classes - 9:30 AM
Kids Online Camp - C++ Coding
Young Gates - Kids Online Personalized Classes - 9:00 AM
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