Guilford, Connecticut

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Guilford, Connecticut, USA

Attractions in Guilford, Connecticut

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Christ Episcopal Church
    11 Park Street, Guilford, CT 06437
    203-453-2279, A missionary outpost of the Church of England. The stained glass windows date back to the 1870s. In 1909 the Rectory at 11 Park Street was purchased. Originally built... more info  map

  • Hyland House
    84 Boston Street, Guilford, CT 06437
    203-453-9477, A living museum of colonial life and architecture, operated by the Dorothy Whitfield Historic Society, a few steps East of the green. more info  map

  • Thomas Griswold House
    171 Boston Street, Guilford, CT 06437
    203-453-3176, The Museum is located on 6.5 acres of land. There are several outbuildings on the property - a 1774 New England saltbox house, a large barn, a working blacksmith shop... more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Civil War Memorial Monument
    Guilford Town Green
    The centerpiece of Guilford's Town Green, this monument commemorates Guilford residents who gave their lives during the Civil War. more info

  • Dudley Farm, The
    2351 Durham Road, Guilford, CT 06437
    Route 77 Just North of Route 80
    203-457-0770, A 19th-century working farm and living history museum located on 10 acres with an 1844 farmhouse, barns, gardens, livestock. more info  map

Libraries & Research Centers

  • Guilford Free Library
    67 Park Street, Guilford, CT 06437
    203-453-8282, Located in a Colonial Revival building that was built in 1933, this large library contains numerous materials that document Guilford's history and genealogy including... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Guilford Art Center
    411 Church Street, Guilford, CT 06437
    203-453-5947, School devoted to the creation and enjoyment of fine arts and handcrafts. more info  map

  • Henry Whitfield State Museum
    248 Old Whitfield Street, Guilford, CT 06437
    203-453-2457, Connecticut's oldest house and New England's oldest stone building, built as a minister's home and strong-hold, Colonial Revival restorations 1902 and 193's. more info  map

  • Medad Stone Tavern
    197 Three Mile Course, Guilford, CT 06437
    203-453-3176, Overlooking the salt marshes of West River stands one of the town's most imposing landmark homes. The Medad Stone Tavern was one of two taverns owned by Medad Stone and,... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Chaffinch Island Park
    Located at the end of Chaffinch Island Road
    This 22-acre park includes picnic tables and grills. more info

  • Guilford Salt Meadow Sanctuary
    283 Clapboard Hill Road, Guilford, CT 06437
    203-458-2582, One of the finest bird watching locations in Guilford, this beautiful sanctuary was established in 1964 and features 235 acres of tidal wetlands and a one mile walking... more info  map

  • West River Park
    Located on River Street Opposite End of Broad
    The park is owned and maintained by the Guilford Land Trust. more info

  

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