Celebrate the sweetness of the maple sugaring season as this annual family favorite returns to the SM&NC.
Visit the little red sugarhouse on Heckscher Farm and see how sap is turned into maple syrup. Learn how trees are tapped, see how sap is collected, make a maple-themed craft, have your face painted, enjoy live music, and visit our Museum Galleries.

On Sunday, enjoy the popular pancake brunch* from 11 am to 2 pm. Don't forget to purchase a pint of fresh maple syrup, made from the trees at the SM&NC.

Daily Admission Fees:
Members: $5 | Non-Members: $10
Director's Circle, Family Plus Members and all children 3 & under: FREE

Pancake Brunch (SUNDAY only, 11 am - 2 pm) Additional $6 fee per person.


(Please note that dogs are not allowed on SM&NC Grounds.)
Sponsor-A-Bucket Program

Help support the Stamford Museum & Nature Center's Maple Sugar Education programs with our Sponsor-a-Bucket program! Your support will be acknowledged with a personalized tag that will hang on a sap bucket throughout the season. In addition, you will receive a special tasting collection of syrups, a pint of SM&NC syrup, and a chance to skip the lines with four tickets to our Maple Sugar Festival Weekend (March 3 and 4). You'll also be recognized as a program sponsor at our Maple Sugar Festival! Each sponsorship opportunity is $125. To sponsor a bucket, call Elena Pepe-Salutric at 203.977.6533.

THANK YOU to FIRST COUNTY BANK for their generous support of all our Maple Sugar Education Programs!

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