- TripBuzz found 96 things to do with kids in or near Norfolk, Connecticut, including 94 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Simsbury, Great Barrington, Torrington and Litchfield.
- From Infinity Music Hall & Bistro to Haystack Mountain State Park, the Norfolk area offers 99 different types of family activities, including: Hiking Trails, Music Venue, Parks and Theaters.
- Best known for being the site of the Yale Summer School of Music, the college town of Norfolk has much to offer those who visit. The artistic town hosts many music festivals and events throughout the year and is home to beautiful 19th century architecture. Travelers can find many lodging and dining options as well.
The Litchfield County Paddler is a stand up paddle board school that offers lessons on the waters of Connecticut's Northwest Corner. The company has private lessons, semi-private classes, and advanced programs.
Primarily concerned with operating a zoo that features an array of exotic animals from all over the globe, Action Wildlife Foundation Inc focuses on caring for animals in large, open, natural environments.
The Hotchkiss-Fyler House Museum features glass, painting, and ceramic collections for visitors to view. The location, which contains a 1930s-style kitchen, offers guided tours that provide information on the history of the building and its former tenants.
The Torrington Historical Society is devoted to preserving and raising awareness of local history and culture. One of the society's chief activities is maintaining the Hotchkiss-Fyler estate, the birthplace of John Brown.
Focusing on educating young children, the KidsPlay Children's Museum strives to make learning fun. The museum teaches through multi-sensory, hands-on exhibits that allow children to become fully immersed in the educational experience.
The Ski Butternut experience is a family-friendly ski and tubing area. Lessons are available for first-time skiers and snowboarders. Experienced athletes spending a day on the mountain are able to choose from a variety of terrain parks.