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Step back in time to a reconstructed 19th century general store, post office, barber shop, and blacksmith shop. Examine a fire apparatus pulled by hand, a case containing old medical instruments of the "horse and buggy" doctor, and a Civil War casket. Our extensive collection of 19th Century memorabilia is housed on three floors in one of the original Collins Axe Company buildings.  (This excerpt taken from the Canton Historical Museum website)
The FCHT, 58 miles of which is paved in Connecticut, stretches from New Haven to the Massachusetts border before continuing into Massachusetts for a total length of 80.2 miles and 11 towns. The multi-use trail runs along abandoned rail corridors and canal tow paths through urban, suburban and rural areas of Southern Connecticut and the Farmington Valley. Along the way are historic buildings, canal locks, the remains of canal aqueducts and other landmarks that provide a rich cultural background for the trail experience. The largest gap remaining is 9.1 miles from southern Farmington, through all of Plainville into northern Southington. (This excerpt taken from the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail website)
Since 1975, Main Stream Canoes and Kayaks has served outdoor enthusiasts in Northwest Connecticut. We are ideally situated on the wild and scenic Farmington River, where no one can beat our locale or ability to conveniently transport customers to various points of departure and pick-up. (This excerpt taken from the Main Stream Canoes & Kayaks website)
Fairview Farm is a Championship 18 Hole Golf Course, Event Venue, Restaurant & Bar in Litchfield County, CT. The par 72 golf course in Harwinton, Connecticut is picturesque and playable for golfers of any level. The scenic 170 acre property includes a driving range and two-tiered putting green. (This excerpt taken from the Fairview Farm Golf Course website)
The New England Carousel Museum is dedicated to the acquisition, restoration, and preservation of operating carousels and carousel memorabilia and the creation of new carousel material, for the education and pleasure of the general public. (This excerpt taken from the The New England Carousel Museum website)
Promoting the preservation and history of American-made clocks and watches for the general public. (This excerpt taken from the American Clock & Watch Museum website)
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New Hartford, CT
(range: 6 miles)
Jerram Winery is located in the historic Town Hill section of New Hartford, the site of the original town settlement dating to the early 1700s. Because of it's elevation, the vineyards enjoy a relatively long growing season that enables the vines to produce grapes with the sophisticated maturity necessary for the production of high quality wines. (This excerpt taken from the Jerram Winery website)
Stanley-Whitman House is a living history center and museum that teaches through the collection, preservation, research, and dynamic interpretation of the history and culture of early Farmington, Connecticut. Programs, events, classes, and exhibits encourage visitors of all ages to immerse themselves in history by doing, acting, questioning, and engaging in colonial life and the ideas that formed the foundation of that culture.  (This excerpt taken from the Stanley-Whitman House website)
The Farmington Valley Arts Center is enriching lives through art. We are dedicated to cultivating a community where people can create, learn, exhibit, exchange ideas and inspire each other. We welcome and support participants of all ages, abilities, and backgrounds on their personal artistic journey. (This excerpt taken from the Farmington Valley Arts Center website)
Celebrating its 174th season, Lake Compounce is the Premier Family Theme Park & Water Park in New England and the oldest continuously operating amusement park in North America. What makes us the best amusement park in Connecticut for family-friendly fun and excitement? We're home to the top-rated wooden roller coaster in the world, Boulder Dash, as well as the best water park in Connecticut!  (This excerpt taken from the Lake Compounce Theme Park website)
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