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Barker Character, Comic & Cartoon Museum image
(Range: 4 miles)
The Barker Character, Comic & Cartoon Museum in Cheshire, Connecticut is a unique institution, as it is one of the most complete expressions of an American childhood through the ages. The Museum houses the personal collection of Gloria and Herbert Barker, an assembling of almost 80,000 items that took over forty years to create.. (Curated content from www.barkermuseum.com)
Palace Theater image
(Range: 4 miles)
A Historic Theater in Waterbury, Connecticut Hosting Broadway, Concerts, and More! (Curated content from www.palacetheaterct.org)
It Adventure Ropes Course image
(Range: 4 miles)
Located inside Jordan’s Furniture in New Haven, CT, It Adventure Ropes Course offers offers plenty of room for birthdays, celebrations and large groups, as well as endless adventurous activities for guests of all ages to explore. Get active and make lasting memories while challenging yourself on our many heart pumping attractions! (Curated content from www.itatjordans.com)
Mattatuck Museum image
(Range: 5 miles)
The Mattatuck Museum is a center of art and history, a gathering place that nurtures creativity and learning through transformative experiences to encourage a deeper understanding of ourselves and our heritage. Established in 1877 as the Mattatuck Historical Society, today we collect and exhibit American art and cultural history with a focus on the history of the Naugatuck Valley and the artists of Connecticut. (Curated content from www.mattmuseum.org)
Sleeping Giant State Park image
(Range: 6 miles)
Two miles of mountaintop resembling a sleeping giant give this park its name, and make it a distinguishing feature on Connecticut's skyline (Curated content from portal.ct.gov)
Mount Southington Ski Area image
(Range: 6 miles)
Mount Southington Ski Area - your favorite local shred destination since 1964. Thrills made locally. Just minutes off exit 30 on I-84 in central CT. (Curated content from www.mountsouthington.com)
Laurel View Country Club image
(Range: 7 miles)
Laurel View Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Hamden, Connecticut. (Curated content from www.facebook.com)
Hubbard Park image
(Range: 8 miles)
The round stone observation tower of native trap rock was built by local stone masons in 1900. It stands on East Peak with an elevation of 976 feet. The tower is 32 feet in height and 58 feet in circumference. An interior stairway provides access to the observation deck. On a clear day, an observer may see the Sleeping Giant Mountain Range to the south, and catch a glimpse of New Haven, the glistening water of Long Island Sound, and even the dim profile of Long Island. To the north, the foot hills of the Berkshires in Southern Massachusetts, vicinity of Mt. Tom, are discernible. (Curated content from www.meridenct.gov)
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library image
(Range: 8 miles)
The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library holds one of the largest and most dynamic collections of rare books and manuscripts in the world. Its holdings draw hundreds of scholars, artists, and critics from around the world to the reading room each year. Thousands of students from Yale and beyond learn about the history of human thought through hands-on sessions with original artifacts in the Beinecke classrooms. Each year, new acquisitions build on the collections’ strengths and establish new areas of excellence, affording opportunities for interdisciplinary research, scholarly exploration, creativity, and intellectual exchange. (Curated content from beinecke.library.yale.edu)
Quassy Amusement & Waterpark image
(Range: 8 miles)
Quassy Amusement & Waterpark has been providing families across Connecticut with affordable family fun for more than 110 years. With activities for everyone, the thrills and laughter never end at Quassy. Start the day with exciting rides, cool off in the waterpark and win some prizes from the variety of games and the arcade. Bring a whole group along and book a catered private event on scenic Lake Quassapaug. You'll also be treated to a variety of special events and live entertainment this season at Quassy. (Curated content from www.quassy.com)
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