The Heart And Soul Of Connecticut Is The Small Towns And These 7 Have The Best Downtown Areas

There’s something so special about small towns in Connecticut. Sure, our bigger cities are great and we often feature attractions from New Haven and similarly-sized cities. But our small towns deserve love, too! They may lack size, but they often feature vibrant downtown areas with tons of local shops and tasty restaurants. Here are seven of our favorite small towns in Connecticut with great walkable downtowns to explore.

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There are so many great small towns in Connecticut that we know we missed a few: share your favorites in the comments!

Address: Putnam, CT, USA
Address: Mystic, Stonington, CT, USA
Address: Essex, CT, USA
Address: Litchfield, CT, USA