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If you are looking for an attraction in Connecticut to satisfy the nature lover, history buff, and artist in the family, the Hill-Stead Museum is the perfect place for a day trip. Offering an incredible museum and stunning grounds, there are activities for all, both inside and outside.

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/

Have you gotten the chance to explore the Hill-Stead Museum yet? What was your favorite thing about this little gem in the Nutmeg State? The paintings? The sunken garden? The 1900s decor? Let us know in the comments section below.

For another experience in Connecticut where you can combine history with outdoor fun, check out this park that holds the remanents of our canal system.