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Review of CRRA Trash Museum

CRRA Trash Museum
Ranked #22 of 60 things to do in Hartford
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Owner description: Owned and operated by the Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority. It features 6,500 square feet of educational exhibits, and offers tours to groups including school children.
Durham, CT
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67 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“An Amazing School Trip”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2012

We take our first graders every year and the teachers learn something every year. Protecting our earth is a valuable lesson. The ladies are amazing with the kids. The students are so engaged. They allow scouting groups and private visits. All children shoulod learn about recycling, reusing and reducing our trash. Take your family. The Charter Oak Landing park is a few yards up the road. AMAZING

Visited June 2012
1 Thank jkotlarz
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English first
North-west England
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“An interesting visit”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2012

I got the impression that the museum didn't get many visitors from the UK (let's face it, it isn't your "usual" tourist visit!) - the staff were all incredibly welcoming. The most interesting part was watching the sorting process - make sure that you time the visit properly, otherwise you may find that everyone is having lunch and there won't be too much to see.

We found it fascinating - particularly looking at the art work. Would recommend it and hope to bring our children back at some stage.

Visited August 2012
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new york
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171 reviews
108 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
“Learn a few things”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2012

Actually learn some useful information on the garbage we dump everyday. The cool thing is the 2nd floor viewing platform which you can see an actual recycle plant in action.
$4.00 admission, plenty of free parking. Bring the kids, there's stuff for them to see, and do.

Visited July 2012
2 Thank CDEMOM
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