History and Social Studies

Featured Historic Places/Sites

Dudley Farm

Visitors will be introduced to life in the year 1900, hear stories of the farm's inhabitants, and view rooms and furnishings in the restored farm house - and get a unique glimpse into life and work on a family farm. Other activities such as sheep shearing occur seasonally. 2351 Durham Rd., Guilford, CT 06437. New Haven County. Tel: 203-457-0770. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Fort Nathan Hale & Black Rock Fort

Woodward Ave., New Haven, CT 06512. 203-946-8790. View a Revolutionary and Civil War fort on 20 acres of city park. Free.

Fort Trumbull State Park

90 Walbach Street, New London, CT 06320. 860-444-7591. Historical fortification containing informative markers and displays, as well as a touchable cannon. Fee/Free.

Hunt Hill Farm

44 Upland Road, New Milford, CT 06776. 860-355-0300. A historic farm from the 18th century. Free.

Lockwood Mathews Mansion Museum

295 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06850. 203-838-9799. Restored 62-room mansion reflecting the artistic and social culture of the Victorian era. Fee.