Social Distancing at Nature's Art Village: What you need to know | Nature's Art VillageNature's Art Village

1650 Hartford-New London Turnpike, Montville, CT 06370


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


Social Distancing at Nature’s Art Village: What you need to know

To our valued guests,

We are now open! Below, we have listed which attractions at our Village will be opening or will remain closed until further notice:

Open Now:

·         The Dinosaur Place

·         The Shops

·         The PAST Antiques

·         Copper Creek Mini Golf

·         Splash Pad (Saturday & Sunday only until June 20th)

·         Monty’s Munchies (Saturday & Sunday only until June 20th)

Unable to open (until further notice):

·         Genius Museum

·         Discovery Depot

·         The Cobalt Café

We have been working diligently around the park to help provide you with a fun and enjoyable experience while also ensuring the safety and peace of mind you deserve. Listed here are some of the guidelines and restrictions for reopening the Village:

The Dinosaur Place:

  • You must bring your own personal protective equipment (PPE equipment), including but not limited to masks, gloves, etc.
  • Park capacity will be limited to half its normal capacity.
  • All playground equipment (including T-Rex Towers and a”MAZE”asaurus) will be limited to children 10 years of age or younger.
    • Use of playground equipment will be at the parents’ discretion. 
  • T-Rex Towers will have a 30-minute time limit per child with a maximum of 15 children at a time (SOCKS REQUIRED).
  • Only 2 families may use the a”MAZE”asaurus at a time.
  • The Caves will be limited to one family/group at a time to maintain 6ft of distance (X’s will mark 6 ft apart).
  • No more than 5 people to a group.
  • Masks are required indoors but recommended in outdoor spaces.
  • One-way traffic along the trails for safety at this time (directional signs will be posted through the park).
  • Guests must try to remain 6 feet apart on the Splash Pad
  • Follow the arrows that dictate our one way walking traffic to the Splash Pad
  • Masks must be worn around the perimeter of the Splash Pad
  • Please do not move any of the tables or chairs. They are spaced apart according to state social distancing protocol.
  • Season Pass members were emailed about our processes regarding reservations and entry. If you have not received your email please email info@naturesartvillage

The Shops at Nature’s Art Village:

  • Masks must be worn inside of the building at all times.
  • Maintain 6’ social distancing at all times.
  • To the best of your ability, please limit the number of people per group to no more than 3 people.

The Past Antiques Marketplace:

  • Masks must be worn inside of the building
  • Maintain 6’ social distancing at all times.
  • To the best of your ability, please limit the number of people per group to no more than 3 people.

Copper Creek Mini Golf:

  • Course capacity will be limited to half its normal capacity.
  • Every other hole must be empty (For example, your group can start Hole #1 after the group before you has started Hole #3).
  • PPE equipment is suggested
  • Maintain 6’ social distancing at all times.
  • Clubs and balls will be cleaned and sanitized after each use.