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A wonderful campground, shaded picnic area, and views of beautiful Lake Zoar on the Housatonic River make Kettletown State Park a popular recreation destination. (This excerpt taken from the Kettletown State Park website)
Have a day of family fun at Southford Falls State Park. Spend your day enjoying field sports, or try your luck at catching trout. (This excerpt taken from the Southford Falls State Park website)
Life-like sculptures of bears and wolves welcome your arrival to this peaceful and tranquil setting featuring open fields and dense woodlands. The park was donated to the citizens of Connecticut by the internationally renowned Huntington family. (This excerpt taken from the Collis P. Huntington State Park website)
Winery Tastings and Tours. Estate Grown. Family Operated Since 1978. Making grape, fruit table and dessert wines, including our famous Wild Blue, a blueberry wine with brandy added.  (This excerpt taken from the DiGrazia Vineyard & Winery website)
The park's scenic waterfall and brook 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 the Indian Well State Park website)
Putnam Memorial State Park hosts many, many great learning programs throughout the year and is well worth the trip. May is Living History School Days month; The annual Summer Craftsman Program runs 8 weeks in July and August; Living History Weekend complete with mock battle skirmishes is held in the Fall; the annual Winter Walk is always informative and held in December. Museum: The building contains exhibits and historical material related to Redding’s encampments. Open 11am to 5pm daily, Memorial Day thru Columbus Day. (This excerpt taken from the Putnam Memorial State Park website)
Set in the picturesque Litchfield Hills in historic Woodbury's village center, the Glebe House is one of the earliest historic house museums in the nation. Its architecture, outstanding regional furniture collection and Gertrude Jekyll Garden combine to create one of the most authentic house museums in the region. (This excerpt taken from the Gelbe House Museum & Gertrude Jekyll Garden 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 the Osbornedale State Park website)
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. (This excerpt taken from the Quassy Amusement & Waterpark website)
The Humphreys House is the birthplace of the Revolutionary War officer and friend of George Washington who later became our nation's first ambassador. It serves as the Society's headquarters, as well as home of our unique Day in 1762 Program. 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 the General David Humphreys House website)
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