This Is What Connecticut Looked Like 100 Years Ago… It May Surprise You

Ever wondered what Connecticut might have looked like a hundred years ago? Well, now you don’t have to wonder! You can check out these cool photos for a time-traveling experience that will truly amaze you.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Watch this short film from 1916 Meriden for an even closer look! Watching the horse drawn carriages pass down the street is too cool for words!

Want more Connecticut history? Check out the state’s winter storm of 1978 for another incredible look at the past!