It’s Impossible Not To Love The Most Eccentric Town In Connecticut

Tucked into the steep hills that curl along the Farmington River, Collinsville is a funky little village boasting natural beauty, artsy charm, and an interesting past. What makes Collinsville really cool is the way contemporary artists, businesses, developers, and residents use old buildings for fresh purposes. The result is an eccentric town unlike any other, and Collinsville residents wouldn’t have it any other way.

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Collinsville may be an eccentric town, but there’s something for everyone here. Whether you want to rent a canoe, ride a bike, view art, shop, take a yoga class, enjoy a concert, or just eat lunch, Collinsville has just what you’re looking for. How would you spend a day in Collinsville? Share in the comments!

For another unique Connecticut town, check out Old Wethersfield.