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We at CT Dining and Events Guide hope you will be able to find many things to do for your dining and entertainment.

We are working on adding these special Travel & Tourism Interests Link and Information. We have gathered much of our information from the CT Travel Guide which is put out by the CT Department of Tourism. Please come back often as we add this info!! and please excuse our appearance in the meantime!!!

Horse Farms, Stables, Equestrian Links, etc

 

These are historical schoolhouses in CT. We have included the address and phone numbers, please call for hours and operation and admission fees.

Nathan Hale Schoolhouse
20 State St.
New London, CT 06320
860-873-3399
The Schoolhouse
6 Hurlbutt Rd. Gales Ferry village
Ledyard, CT 06335
860-464-2865
Pine Grove Schoolhouse
West Avon Rd. & Harris Rd. Rt. 167
Avon, CT 06001
860-678-7621, 860-678-1043
Mystic River Historical Society
74 High St. (1839 Schoolhouse)
Mystic, CT 06355
860-536-4779
Nathan Hale
29 Main St. Rt. 149
East Haddam, CT 06423
860-873-3399
 Jordan Schoolhouse 1740
Colonial Village
Rt. 156
Waterford, CT 06385
860-442-2707

Keeney Schoolhouse
106 Hartford Rd.
Manchester, CT 06040
860-643-5588

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These are historical Lighthouses. We have included the address and phone numbers, please call for hours and operation and admission fees.

Stonington Historical Society
Government Operated Lighthouse 7 Water St.
Stonington, CT 06378
860-535-1440
Sound Navigation
Corner of Washington & North Water St. (for Ferry)
Historic South Norwalk, CT 06854
203-838-9444

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These are Speedways in CT. We have included the address and phone numbers, please call for hours and operation and admission fees.

Stafford Motor Speedway
55 West St. Rt. 140
Stafford, CT 06076
860-684-2783
Thompson International Speedway
205 East Thompson Rd.
Thompson, CT 06277
860-923-2280
Waterford Speedbowl
1080 Hartford Rd. Rt. 85
Waterford, CT 06385
860-442-1585
Lime Rock Park
497 Lime Rock Rd. Rt. 112
Lakeville, CT 06039
860-435-5000  or 800-race-lrp

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These are Mines. We have included the address and phone numbers, please call for hours and operation and admission fees.

Old New-gate Prison & Coppermine
1707 Abandoned Tunnels of one of New England's first copper mines!
 Water St.
East Granby, CT 06026
860-566-3005
Mother Earth Gallery & Mining Company
Indoor Recreated Mine where children dig for real gemstones & fossils!!
806 Federal Rd.
Brookfield, CT 06804
203-775-6272
Riverbend Mining & Gemstone Panning & Wildlife Exhibit
Authentic Mine where you pan for gemstones,
& seek fossils minerals & shells.
41 Pond St.
Oneco, CT 06373
860-564-3440

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These are listings for Covered Bridges
 

Bulls  Bridge
Built in 1842
Link to Berkshire Hiking
Rt. 7
Kent, CT
Kent  Falls Covered Bridge
Built in 1974
Rt. 7
in Kent Falls
Kent, CT
Huckleberry Hill Bridge
Huckleberry Hill Road
Avon, CT
Comstock Covered Bridge  Built in 1873
Pedestrian Traffic Only
Comstock Bridge Rd.
East Hampton, CT
860-267-2519
West Cornwall Covered Bridge
Built in 1841. In continuous
service since 1864
Rt. 128
West Cornwall, CT
Here is a link to
Covered Bridges of Connecticut
Where you can find some more great info on these bridges!!
A Guide to Finding Connecticut's Covered Bridges

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These are listings for Farms
 

Smyth's Trinity Farm
Working Dairy Farm
4 Oliver Road
Enfield, CT 06082
860-745-0751
 
Silverman's Farm
Farmer's Market & Animal Farm
451 Sport Hill Rd.
Easton, CT 06612
203-261-3306
Blue Spruce Farm
Horseback Trail Rides, Moonlight Rides and Tractor Drawn Hay Rides
620 Wheeler Rd.
Monroe, CT 06468
203-268-6774
High Wire Deer and Animal Farm
Pet & Feed Animals!
68 Park Road
Woodbury, CT 06798
203-263-7500
Hurst Farm Country Store & Greenhouses
36 Acre Farm with old Fashion Country Store
746 East St.
Andover, CT 06232
860-646-6536
Fish Farm Creamery & Dairy Farm
20 Dimock Lane
Bolton, CT 06043
860-646-9745
4H Center at Auer Farm
120 Acre Production Farm
158 Auer Farm Rd.
Bloomfield, CT 06002
860-272-7144

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Mills, Pumphouses
B.F.Clydes Cider Mill
129 North Stonington Rd.
Old Mystic, CT 06372
860-536-3354
Pumphouse Gallery
60 Elm St.
Bushnell Park
Hartford, CT
860-543-8874
Comstock, Ferre & Company
263 Main St.
Wethersfield, CT 06109
860-571-6590
Oldest Continuously Operating
Seed Company in the US since 1820

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These are listing for Iron Furnace Companies!!!

Beckley Iron Furnace & Educational Center
Focal Point of the Iron Heritage Trail.
Lower Rd.
(Jct.of Rt.7 & Rt. 44)
East Canaan, CT 06018
860-435-9183
Sloane-Stanley Museum & Kent Furnace
Exhibits the early American tool collection and artwork of Eric Sloane.
Rt. 7
Kent, CT 06757
860-927-3849 ~ 860-566-3005

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Villages & Historic Towns

Historic Sono - Norwalk, CT

Cannondale Village

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Wilton, Ct.
Olde Mystick Village


Mystic, CT
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The Essex Steam Train

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clam2.gif (3847 bytes) Boat Trips, Aquariums
 
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&
Seaports
Mystic,Ct.

Mystic Seaport

Olde Mystick Village

Mystic Aquarium


Norwalk, Ct.

Maritime Aquarium

Branford, Ct.

Thimble Islands

Boat Cruise

Guilford, CT

Grass Island Cruises

Here are links to some other
Connecticut Attractions
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The Casinos
New Jersey Casinos Connecticut Casinos
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Lake Compounce Amusement Parks

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Playland
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Bristol, Ct. Rye, NY

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Dinosaur State Park

Rocky Hill, Ct.
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Museums & Nature Centers
Connecticut River Museum
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67 Main St.
Essex, CT 06426
860-767-8269

Canton Historical Museum
11 Front St
Collinsville, CT 06019
860-693-2793

CT Fire Museum
58 North Rd.
East Windsor, CT 06088
860-623-4732
CT Trolly Museum
58 North St.
East Windsor, CT 06088
860-627-6540
Boothe Memorial Park Museum
134 Main St.
Putney, CT 06615
203-381-2046
Day-Lewis Museum
158 Main St.
Farmington, CT 06032
860-678-1645
Hill Stead Museum
35 Mountain Rd.
Farmington, CT 06032
860-677-4787
Fairfield Historical Society Museum
636 Old Post Rd.
Fairfield, CT 06824
203-25-1598
Bruce Museum of Art & Science
One Museum Dr.
Greenwich, CT 06830
203-869-0376
Bush-Holly Historic Society Museum
39 Strickland Rd.
Cos Cob, CT 06807
203-869-6899

The Barnum Museum

820 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604
203-331-1104

Housatonic Museum of Art
900 Lafayette Blvd.
Bridgeport, CT 06604
203-332-5000
The Discovery Museum
4450 Park Ave.
Bridgeport, CT 06604
203-372-3521
Sono Switch Tower Museum
77 Washington St.
Norwalk, CT 06854
203-246-6958
Norwalk Museum
41 North Main St.
Norwalk, CT 06854
203-866-0202
Steppingstones Museum for Children
303 West Ave.
Norwalk, CT 06850
203-322-1646
The Stamford Museum
& Nature Center

39 Scofieldtown Rd.
Stamford, Ct 06903
203-322-1646
Stamford Historical Society Museum
1508 High Ridge Rd.
Stamford, CT 06903
203-329-1183
The Garbage Museum
1410 Honeyspot Rd.
Stratford, CT 06615
203-381-9571
Stratford Historical Museum
967 Academy Hill
Stratford, CT 06615
203-378-0630
National Helicopter Museum
2480 Main St.
Stratford, CT 06615
203-375-5766
Wilton Heritage Museum
224 Danbury Rd.
Wilton, CT 06897

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Links to

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Zoos

AN01360A.gif (1898 bytes) Beardsley Park Zoo
1875 Noble Avenue Bridgeport, CT 06610
203-394-6565
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NY Zoos!

Bronx Zoo
Bronx, N.Y.

Central Park Zoo
64th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, New York

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Other CT Tourism Sites and Sites with Tourism Info!

Miniature Golf

R & B Sportsworld
19 Rowley St.
Winsted, CT 06098
860-738-9799

 
Abbington Village

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H Pearce Co
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They've got lots
of info too!

 

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Some out of State Trips
Massachusetts

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Vermont

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Pennsylvania

Visit Pennsylavania Dutch Country
where The Amish live in Pennsylvania.
A touch of the way things used to be.
Visit the shops, restaurants & beautiful farmland.
Wake up to "Clip Clop, Clip Clop" as the Amish go by.

These are out of state links for some of the biggest most beautiful mansions in the country . . . . if you want to travel a little further!
Rhode Island
Mansions
The Newport Mansions
Newport, R.I.
 

Don't forget to visit The Mansions on their own page.

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