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Stamford
Stamford Historical Society History Center of Stamford
1508 High Ridge Road
Stamford CT 06903
Phone 203 329-1183
Web Site www.stamfordhistory.org/
E-mail shsadmin@flvax.ferg.lib.ct.us
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading Library

Stamford Museum and Nature Center
39 Scofield Town Road
Stamford CT 06903
Phone 203 322-1646
Web Site http://www.stamfordmuseum.org/
Description multi-faceted museum with 5 galleries, nature trails, working farm, planetarium & observatory with weekly public access to telescope
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Kind of Activity Living History
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
Group Identity Native American

Connecticut
Stonington
Old Lighthouse Museum
7 Water Street
mail: PO Box 103
Stonington CT 06378
Phone 860 535-1440
Web Site http://www.stoningtonhistory.org/light.htm
Description stone lighthouse and keeper's house have been a local museum since
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Lighthouse
Collection N-Z Pottery
Era 1840
Owner/Operator: Stonington Historical Society

  Storrs

  Connecticut Archaeology Center

  2019 Hillside Road, Unit 1023

  Storrs  CT   06269    

  Phone 860 486-4460

  Web  http://www.cac.uconn.edu/

  E-mail  mailto:sue.broneill@uconn.edu

  Description  North and South American collections, material from 400 Connecticut sites

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated   2/9/2006

Storrs
Mansfield Historical Society Museum
954 Storrs Road
PO Box 145
Storrs CT 06288
Phone 860 429-6575
Web Site http://www.mansfield-history.org/
E-mail mailto:museum@mansfield-history.org
Description museum and adjacent Town Hall with exhibits and resources
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type City Hall
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 03/28/2003

Connecticut
Stratford

Boothe Memorial Park and Museum
Main Street Putney
PO Box 902
Stratford CT 06497
Phone 203 381-2046
Web Site *****
Description homestead occupied by one family from 1663-1949, now features trolley shop, toll booth plaza, windmill, clocktower museum, more in park setting
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
New or Updated: 03/28/2003

Children's Garbage Museum
1410 Honeysopt Road Extension
Stratford CT 06615
Phone 203 381-9571
Web Site
Description hands on exhibits on how to use resources wisely, presided over by giant dinosaur made from trash
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Children
Field of Study/Science Facility Ecology

Stratford Historical Society
967 Academy Hill
PO Box 382
Stratford CT 06497
Phone 203 378-0630
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Local History
Era
1750

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