Attractions & Things To Do Nearby
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"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 taken from General David Humphreys House website)
"Visit Osbornedale State Park for a hike or fishing expedition, then relax with a picnic or visit the nearby Osborne Homestead Museum."
(This excerpt taken from Osbornedale State Park website)
"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 taken from Indian Well State Park website)
"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 taken from PEZ Visitor Center website)
"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 taken from Boothe Memorial Park Museum website)
"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 taken from Ward-Heitmann House Museum website)
"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 taken from Yale Center for British Art website)
"The mission of the Yale University Art Gallery is to encourage appreciation and understanding of art and its role in society through direct engagement with original works of art. The Gallery organizes exhibitions and educational programs to offer enjoyment and encourage inquiry, while building and maintaining its collections in trust for future generations."
(This excerpt taken from Yale University Art Gallery website)
"Take in the views of New Haven Harbor and Long Island Sound from the top of West Rock."
(This excerpt taken from West Rock Ridge State Park website)
"The historic Shubert Theater is a not-for profit arts, education, and community institution serving the people of Connecticut and in particular the City of New Haven. As a public resource, the Shubert presents a wide array of programs to a diverse community. The theater itself is the crown jewel of downtown New Haven. Opened in 1914 before talkies, television, or rock concerts, the Shubert has just 1600 seats."
(This excerpt taken from Shubert Theater website)