1500 South Avenue
Stratford, CT 06615
Phone: (203) 375-9528
Fax: (203) 375-4028
Peabody Museum of Natural History
Mo to Sa from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM,Su from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PMVenture into Yale's exciting natural history museum. This is the only museum in Connecticut with fossil dinosaur material on permanent display. The Pulitzer Award winning "The Age of Reptiles" mural (slightly outdated, but nevertheless a beautiful work of art in itself) depicts 300 million years of prehistory. Explore the cultures and peoples of the world through exhibits on Ancient Egypt, Mesoamerica, the Andes and the Great Plains, just to mention a few. It is best to visit during non-school hours.