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Meriden Daffodil Festival at Hubbard Park

With spring upon us, the Meriden Daffodil Festival in Hubbard Park is another good place to go for brilliant spring flowers and landscapes. The festival is set for specific dates, usually the last weekend in April, but the best time …

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Laurel Ridge Daffodils

For one month each spring, there is a little piece of yellow heaven in the hills of Litchfield County. On ten acres of rolling fields and woodlands, hundreds of thousands of daffodils are in bloom, giving those that visit a …

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Lake Waramaug

Lake Waramaug, the second largest natural lake in the state, is located in the scenic LItchfield Hills, just a few miles west of the town of Litchfield. It is nestled amidst the towns of Washington, Kent, New Preston and  Warren. …

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Topsmead State Forest

Topsmead State Forest is one of the most bucolic public park settings in the state, set on the top of Jefferson Hill on the outskirts of the town of Litchfield. The property was formerly the home of Edith Morton Chase, …

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Enders State Forest and Waterfalls

Enders State Forest Park was established in 1970 when the family of John Ostrom Enders and Harriet Whitmore Enders donated the land to the state. With additional land donated by the family in 1981, and another purchase by the state …

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Hill-Stead Museum

Hill-Stead Museum is one of Connecticut’s best known historic house museums, and is visited by many for the renowned collection of impressionist art which includes original pieces by Monet, Degas, Manet, Whistler and Cassatt. The house was built at the …

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