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SoundWaters Coastal Education Center- MOVED

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Friendly Team-Building!

Came here for a team-builder with my place of employment. Loved the friendly crew and learning tons... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2015
West Haven, Connecticut
Schooner sail

We went on the schooner sail out of Port Jefferson. It was scenic and relaxing. Nice way to spend... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2013
Sharon S
Setauket, New York
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7 Dec 2015
28 Sep 2015
“Friendly Team-Building!”
SoundWaters was founded in 1989 with the mission to protect Long Island Sound through education and action. SoundWaters programs include: Rigorous, experiential science education, preK through high school Floating Classroom education sails aboard...more
860 Canal St, Cove Island Park, Stamford, CT 06902-6953
+1 203-323-1978
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Stamford, Connecticut
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

It's a very nice building and setting but the inside is a different story. There could easily be more exhibits that could focus on hands on experiences and interaction because the touch pool is very small and gets easily overcrowded when we got there, they...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 28 September 2015

Came here for a team-builder with my place of employment. Loved the friendly crew and learning tons in one day. It was so enjoyable to learn how to sail (the basics - I certainly could not take this out!) and have time to reflect on...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 15 August 2013

We went on the schooner sail out of Port Jefferson. It was scenic and relaxing. Nice way to spend the afternoon. The crew was friendly, had some educational activities for the kids. My husband would have preferred the sunset sail, he would have enjoyed having...More

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 29 July 2013 via mobile

Great place for light lesson is aquatic life and a cool wall with tiles that explain the history of Stamford! Never seen anything like it and preserves the colonization of the area! Plus Cove beach had great path to walk bike or rollerblade and picnic...More

Date of experience: June 2013
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Reviewed 28 May 2013

Located in Cove Island Park, just south of Exit 9 off I-95 in Stamford, SoundWaters is a leading environmental education organization. At the house in the park, they offer numerous educational programs for kids of all ages as well as "hands-on" exhibits inside their house....More

Date of experience: May 2013
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Reviewed 25 August 2012

Their facility at Cove Island Park has a nice little aquarium area and is definitely worth a visit when you are at the park. Good for all ages. No admission charge. They have an excellent monthly environmental speaker series (other than summer months) usually held...More

Date of experience: June 2012
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