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Kent, Connecticut
Sloane-Stanley Museum

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Located in Kent, CT

A man of great energy and many talents, Eric Sloane (1905-1985) was a prolific artists, author and illustrator of over 30 books, and an avid collector of Americana. His extensive collection of hand tools is displayed in a building gifted to the State by the Connecticut-based Stanley Works to mark the company's 125th anniversary. The collection tells a fascinating story about bygone times and the great American heritage of craftsmanship.

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Museum Historic
Macedonia Brook State Park

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Located in Kent, CT

Hike the Blue Trail across Cobble Mountain and other peaks for outstanding views of the Catskill and Taconic mountains which offer splendid foliage viewing.

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Park Hiking Fishing
Kent Falls State Park

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Located in Kent, CT

Wander across the covered bridge, hike the falls, and feel the mist on your face as water cascades 250' down on its way to joining the Housatonic River.

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Park Hiking Fishing
Lake Waramaug State Park

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Located in New Preston, CT (4 miles from Kent)

Scenically, few bodies of water in Connecticut can rival the picturesque setting of Lake Waramaug. When vivid fall foliage is mirrored in the unrippled lake surface, the park becomes a mecca for sightseers and photographers.

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Park Fishing Boating
Ellsworth Hill Orchard and Berry Farm

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Located in Sharon, CT (6 miles from Kent)

Roam the strawberry, blueberry, raspberry, pumpkin and apple fields and view the beauty of the land that still stands the same way centuries later. We also have a Large Corn Maze activity that is fun and educational for children as well as adults.

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Family Attraction
Hopkins Vineyard

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Located in New Preston, CT (6 miles from Kent)

Welcome to one of Connecticut's premier vineyards. Located in the scenic Litchfield Hills, we produce over eleven different varieties of award winning wines. Come visit us in one of the most scenic areas of Connecticut.

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Vineyard
Clarke Outdoors

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Located in Cornwall, CT (10 miles from Kent)

Choose rafting or canoeing and journey down a 10 mile section of the Housatonic River.

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Boating

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