Spend The Day Exploring These Country Stores In Connecticut

Modern life has a great many conveniences. It’s fantastic being able to log on your computer or cell phone and order items to be sent to your front porch. But there’s something to be said for the days of yore when we all shared the same community store. Traveling down to a general store to pick up groceries and home goods used to be a weekly tradition that has gone by the wayside for most. But the dream of old-fashioned general stores is alive and well in the Nutmeg State. You can still visit many old-time country stores in Connecticut. Here are a few of our favorites:

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

Which of these charming country stores in Connecticut have you visited? Do you feel like we missed any that should’ve made this list? Share your experiences in the comments!

Address: Old Wethersfield Country Store, 221 Main St, Wethersfield, CT 06109, USA
Address: Colebrook Store, 559 Colebrook Rd, Colebrook, CT 06021, USA
Address: Round Hill Store, 369 Round Hill Rd, Greenwich, CT 06831, USA
Address: G. M. Thompson & Sons, Inc., 54 Middle Turnpike, Mansfield Depot, CT 06251, USA
Address: Newtown General Store, 43 Main St, Newtown, CT 06470, USA