Known As “Connecticut’s Valley Forge,” Putnam Memorial State Park Is Full Of Rich History
History lovers, take note! There’s a fascinating destination in Connecticut that will whisk you back in time. At Putnam Memorial State Park, visitors can get a glimpse into one of the most momentous parts of America’s past. Come and experience “Connecticut’s Valley Forge” and learn all about what life was like during the Revolutionary War. Full of hands-on exhibits and poignant monuments, Putnam Memorial State Park truly showcases Connecticut’s rich history.
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Elisa is a passionate travel writer with over five years of experience. After graduating with a B.F.A in acting from Oklahoma City University, Elisa earned a M.A in mass communication From Texas State University. When she's not writing about all of the amazing places throughout the U.S., she can be heard singing with her band.
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