1650 Hartford-New London Turnpike, Montville, CT 06370

Nature's Art Village & The Dinosaur Place: 860-443-4367
The PAST & The Gateway Museum:860-437-3615

About The Village

Nature’s Art Village, Connecticut’s fastest growing family destination, has an attraction for everyone! Indulge yourself at The Shops at Nature’s Art Village with gemstone jewelry, educational toys, beading & wire-wrapping supplies, fossils & minerals, candles, gifts and more! Explore The PAST Antiques Marketplace, a showcase of over 90 antiques and collectibles vendors, and The Gateway Museum: A Village of Progress.

Nature’s Art Village is also home to even more unique Connecticut attractions. Discovery Depot, a hands-on indoor activity center, and The Dinosaur Place, a 60 acre outdoor adventure park featuring over 40 life-sized dinosaurs, New England’s largest SplashPad® (A Zero Depth Water Playground), a DINO-sized maze, Monty’s Playground, the Jurassic Moon Bounce & more!