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School and Education Programs

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Field Trips

Field Trips

Our programs are designed with teachers and students in mind and correlate with the Common Core and the state of Connecticut’s curriculum frameworks. Field trips are free for students and teachers.

The museum is open for tours on the following days and times:

  • Wednesday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Thursday: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Sunday: 1 - 5 p.m.
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Local elementary school students tour Ireland's Great Hunger Museum

Examining the past

Fourth grade students from Hamden Hall Country Day School tour Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum on Wednesday, January 11, 2017.

For pre- and post-visit classroom resources and activities, download a copy of An Educator's Guide to Ireland's Great Hunger Museum: