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Ballard Institute & Museum of Puppetry image
(Range: 1 mile)
The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry is one of America’s hidden treasures—a superb collection of over 2,500 puppets from all over the world; an archive of books, manuscripts, posters, drawings, audio-visual materials and photographs all covering the history of puppetry. It is also the new home of the Puppeteers of America’s Audio-Visual Collection: the largest collection of videotapes, films, and other media about puppetry in the United States. (Curated content from bimp.uconn.edu)
Connecticut State Museum of Natural History image
(Range: 1 mile)
Natural history collections are a library of physical and biological data that scientists and scholars use to better understand our world. At the Connecticut State Museum of Natural History, collections are important educational tools that help us share research and scholarship with students and the general public. (Curated content from mnh.uconn.edu)
The William Benton Museum of Art image
(Range: 1 mile)
The William Benton Museum of Art is Connecticut’s State art museum, located on the University of Connecticut campus at Storrs. Drawing largely from its collection of over 6,500 works of art, the Museum presents exhibitions of art dating from the 15th through the 21st centuries.  (Curated content from benton.uconn.edu)
Lucky Strike Lanes image
Mansfield, CT
(Range: 3 miles)
Lucky Strike Lanes provides a fun and exciting atmosphere for all ages at an affordable rate. We offer open bowling daily and leagues for bowlers of all abilities. You can also have your next birthday party or group event at Lucky Strike Lanes. (Curated content from www.luckystrikelanesct.com)
Robert K. Wickware Planetarium image
(Range: 4 miles)
The Robert K. Wickware Planetarium is a 50-seat facility used for teaching astronomy courses, as well as a popular site for public and private star shows. The planetarium is named for Dr. Robert K. Wickware, Eastern faculty member for 33 years and an active member of the community. He was “an enthusiastic advocate for teaching children the wonder of science.”  (Curated content from www.easternct.edu)
Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum image
(Range: 5 miles)
The Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum is located off Bridge Street in downtown Willimantic, Connecticut, on the original site of the Columbia Junction Freight Yard. Our collection includes locomotives and rolling stock, as well as vintage railroad buildings and a six-stall roundhouse reconstructed on the original foundation. Visitors can receive a guided tour of the museum and kids of all ages can operate a replica 1850's-style pump car along a section of rail that once was part of the New Haven Railroad's "Air Line". (Curated content from www.cteastrrmuseum.org)
Cassidy Hill Vineyard image
(Range: 5 miles)
Just a short walk past the vines is the solitary maple tree that inspired our logo. From the rocking chairs on the porch or the bench under the “Thinking Tree,” you can relax and take in the beautiful vistas. (Curated content from cassidyhillvineyard.com)
Skungamaug River Golf Club image
(Range: 6 miles)
Skungamaug River Golf Club is beautifully conditioned, old time, traditional golf facility in Coventry, Connecticut. It is a shortish, challenging, sporty course that will require you to play every club in your bag. Our 18-hole facility features 5,785 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 70.  (Curated content from skungamauggolf.com)
Nathan Hale Homestead image
(Range: 6 miles)
At the Nathan Hale Homestead, it is 1776, and a war for independence is underway. Learn how members of the Hale family supported the war effort by gathering supplies, helping their neighbors, and serving in the Continental Army. (Curated content from ctlandmarks.org)
Skungamaug River Golf Club image
(Range: 6 miles)
Skungamaug River Golf Club is beautifully conditioned, old time, traditional golf facility in Coventry, Connecticut. It is a shortish, challenging, sporty course that will require you to play every club in your bag. Our 18-hole facility features 5,785 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 70. The course rating is 69.4 and it has a slope rating of 123. The original 9 holes, designed by Chet Jenkins, opened in 1965. The second nine, designed by John Motycka, opened in 1981. (Curated content from skungamauggolf.com)