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Kent
 
Sloane-Stanley Museum & Kent Furnace
 
Route 7
 
PO Box 917
 
Kent  CT   06757  
 
Phone   860 927-3849
 
Web Site  http://www.chc.state.ct.us/sloanestanleymuseum.htm
 
Description  recreated studio of Eric-Sloane, artist & writer who chronicled the way things used to be, also collection of Early American tools, open in summer
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Industry /Profession Iron & Steel
 
Collection N-Z  Tools
 
New or Updated:  5/22/2005

Lebanon
Lebanon Historical Society Museum & Visitors Center
856 Trumbull Highway
PO Box 151
Lebanon CT 06249
Phone 860 642-6579
Web Site http://www.lebanonct.org/visitor_services.html
E-mail lebanon.hist.soc@snet.net
Description located on town green, active exhibit & lecture programs
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Visitor Center
Last changed: 02/25/2003

Connecticut
Litchfield
Litchfield Historical Society Inc
7 South Street
Litchfield CT 06759
Phone 860 567-4501
Web Site http://www.litchfieldct.com/twn/lhistsoc.html
Description museum features early American paintings, furniture, local history, also maintains Tapping Reeve House & Law School, which graduated over 130 members of Congress
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type School
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Collection N-Z Painting
Era 1774
Last changed: 02/25/2003
 

  Litchfield

  White Memorial Conservation Center

  80 Whitehall Road

  Litchfield  CT   06759    

  Phone   860 567-0857

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

  E-mail  mailto:info@whitememorialcc.org

  Description  museum on grounds of 4000 acre wildlife sanctuary

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve

  New or Updated:   2/22/2005
 

  Connecticut

  Manchester

  Lutz Children's Museum

  247 South Main Street

  Manchester  CT    06040    

  Phone   860 649-2838

  Web Site  www.lutzmuseum.org/

  Description  live animals, nature walks, hands-on activities

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:    1/28/2005


  Manchester

  Old Manchester Museum

  126 Cedar Street

  MAIL:  106 Hartford Road

  Manchester  CT   06040    

  Phone   860 647-9983

  Web Site  http://www.manchesterhistory.org/old_manch_museum.htm

  E-mail  mailto:manchesterhistory@juno.com

  Description  One-time school re-purposed several times now serves as local history museum with  research library

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type   Schoolhouse

  Kind of Activity   Hall of Fame

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy

  Collection A-F Arms

  Research /Reading  Library

  Owner/Operator:  Manchester Historical Society

  New or Updated:   1/24/2005

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