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Derby, Connecticut
General David Humphreys House

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Located in Ansonia, CT (< 1 mile from Derby)

The Humphreys House is the birthplace of the Revolutionary War officer and friend of George Washington who later became our nation's first ambassador. More than just a wonderful interactive tool for educating our region's children, the Humphreys House is also a museum dedicated to its famous resident and the community he called home.

(This excerpt provided by General David Humphreys House representatives)

Museum Historic
Osbornedale State Park

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Located in Derby, CT

Visit Osbornedale State Park for a hike or fishing expedition, then relax with a picnic or visit the nearby Osborne Homestead Museum.

(This excerpt provided by Osbornedale State Park representatives)

Park Hiking Museum Fishing
Indian Well State Park

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Located in Shelton, CT (2 miles from Derby)

The park's scenic waterfalls and splash pool give this park its name, Indian Well. The lovely falls, and shaded picnic grove at the water's edge make this park a great place to spend a lazy summer day.

(This excerpt provided by Indian Well State Park representatives)

Park Boating Hiking Fishing
PEZ Visitor Center

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Located in Orange, CT (5 miles from Derby)

Come see and experience the PEZ brand in person. Over 4,000 square feet dedicated to all things PEZ! See the largest, most comprehensive collection of PEZ memorabilia on public display in the world, PEZ motorcycle built by Orange County Choppers, the world's largest PEZ dispenser, viewing area into our production area, PEZ trivia game, retail area, interactive historical time line and much more. Learn about the brand that has been inspiring and innovating since 1927!

(This excerpt provided by PEZ Visitor Center representatives)

Family Attraction Tour
Boothe Memorial Park Museum

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Located in Stratford, CT (6 miles from Derby)

The museum maintains a collection of buildings including a carriage house, Americana Museum, miniature lighthouse and windmill, a clocktower museum, a trolley station, a chapel and a blacksmith shop. There are beautiful flower gardens and ponds located on the property.

(This excerpt provided by Boothe Memorial Park Museum representatives)

Museum Historic Gardens
Ward-Heitmann House Museum

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Located in West Haven, CT (7 miles from Derby)

The Ward-Heitmann House is the oldest surviving structure in West Haven, Connecticut and may be the oldest within the original boundaries of New Haven Colony. During its 300-year history, a number of families have lived in the house. Their life stories represent a microcosm of West Haven, Connecticut and New England history.

(This excerpt provided by Ward-Heitmann House Museum representatives)

Historic Museum
Yale Center for British Art

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Located in New Haven, CT (7 miles from Derby)

Presented to the university by Paul Mellon (Class of 1929), the Yale Center for British Art houses the largest and most comprehensive collection of British art outside the United Kingdom. The collection of paintings, sculpture, drawings, prints, rare books, and manuscripts reflects the development of British art life, and thought from the Elizabethan period onward.

(This excerpt provided by Yale Center for British Art representatives)

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