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Discovery Depot at Nature's Art Village

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Discovery Depot

We went together as family to bring my eight year old daughter. Everyone enjoyed the activities... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
NatSav66
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Windsor, Connecticut
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Jackpot mining

My 9 year old loved this but it's timed to only ten minutes. The employee wasn't very nice but it... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2016
amb444
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7 May 2017
“Discovery Depot”
6 Feb 2017
“You can stop by, it is inside, but be prepared to pay”
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Become an indoor adventurer at Discovery Depot at Nature's Art Village. Dig for gems in The Jackpot Mine, pan for gold in Thunder Creek or unearth dinosaur bones in The Bone Zone - every adventure comes with a unique souvenir from real fossils to...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1650 Hartford New London Tpke, Nature's Art Village, Oakdale, CT 06370-1715
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+1 860-443-4367
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Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We went together as family to bring my eight year old daughter. Everyone enjoyed the activities even my initially reluctant teenagers. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. We learned a lot about minerals and fossils.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank NatSav66
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Our son got a ticket to dig out some minerals. The Jackpot Mine Dig cost us $12.99, but it was not so exiting as it may sound.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

My 9 year old loved this but it's timed to only ten minutes. The employee wasn't very nice but it was still worth his smile :)

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank amb444
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Gold Panning, Gem Mining, Fossils and Geodes Oh My. What a fun place. We took my 7 year old grandson and he had a wonderful time. It's a little bit on the pricey side but it was a whole different experience so worth the money...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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