The Most Criminally Overlooked Town In Connecticut And Why You Need To Visit
The Northeast section of Connecticut, famously known as the Quiet Corner, is a gorgeous region that is too often forgotten. So it’s no surprise that the most overlooked town comes from that quiet oasis. Read on to discover why you need to pay a visit to Putnam immediately.
A former mill town, Putnam features an array of historic red brick buildings. The convenient (and free) public parking make this town easy and cheap to visit. So, plan a day trip to this tiny town immediately!
You'll love roaming the streets of this riverfront town and viewing the old mill buildings. But more importantly, you'll love all the things there are to do here. Just because a town is small, that doesn't mean the fun is.
Main Street is lined with shops and has been called the "Antiques Capital of New England." With its excellent dining and arts scene, Putnam is a great destination for weekend warriors.
A cultural hub, you'll find art installations and sculptures scattered through out the scenic town.
And the local dam creates rushing rapids likened to a natural waterfall. Picnic on the green and enjoy the relaxing sound of the falls. Surrounded by nature, this town is perfect for adventurers, romantics, and young families alike.
The fun continues at night when the live shows start, the theatres open, and the locals hit the bar. So, what are you waiting for?
Doesn’t Putnam look like the perfect place for a day trip? I sure think so!
For more town you need to visit, check out our list of
Connecticut’s Most Charming Towns.
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