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Connecticut
East Haddam
Amasa Day House
Moodus Green, Route 151
East Haddam CT  06423
Phone 
860 247-8996
Alt Phone  860 873-8144
Web Site  http://www.visitconnecticut.com/valley/places/museums.htm
Description  family artifacts & stenciling in house, local history in barn
Type of Resource  House Museum
Primary Focus  Local History
Era  1816

William Gillette Castle State Park
67 River Road
East Haddam CT  06423
Phone 
860 526-2336
Web Site  http://www.easthaddam.net/attractions/
Alt Web  www.wuzzup.com/lowctriver/gillette/
Description  castle constructed by actor William Gillette, closed - scheduled to reopen spring 2002
Type of Resource  House Museum
Era  1914
 

  Connecticut

  Essex

  Pratt House Museum

  18 West Avenue

  Essex  CT    06426    

  Phone   860 767-1191

  Web Site  http://www.essexhistory.org/default.htm

  Alt Web  http://www.essexct.com/

  Description  house contains ironwork from Pratt Smithy and furnishings from 17th-19th centuries

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Era  1700

  Owner/Operator:  Essex Historical Society

  New or Updated:   8/11/2005

 

  Fairfield

  Ogden House & Gardens

  1520 Bronson Road

  Fairfield  CT   06426    

  Phone  203 259-1598

  Web Site  http://www.fairfieldhistoricalsociety.org/ogdonhouse.html

  Description  restored 18th century saltbox house with period garden

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Era  1750

  Owner/Operator:  Fairfield Historical Society

  New or Updated:  5/18/2006
 

  Connecticut

  Farmington

  Hill-Stead Museum

  35 Mountain Road

  Farmington CT  06032    

  Phone   860 677-4787

  Web Site  http://www.hillstead.org/

  E-mail  mailto:hillstead@hillstead.org

  Description  furnishings and art collected by a wealthy family in the early 1900's, set on 152 acres, sunken garden

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Era  1900

  New or Updated:  8/13/2005
 

  Farmington

  Stanley-Whitman House

  37 High Street

  Farmington  CT  06032    

  Phone   860 677-9222

  Web Site  http://www.stanleywhitman.org/

  E-mail  mailto:information@stanleywhitman.org

  Description  rooms furnished with 18th century artifacts, cooking, spinning, weaving, other activities demonstrated

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Collection A-F Furniture

  Research /Reading  Library

  Era  1720

  New or Updated:  11/21/2005

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