Visit The Small Town Of Washington In Connecticut, The Place That Inspired Gilmore Girls

The TV show, Gilmore Girls, captured the heart of viewers with its quirky cast of characters and charming small-town setting. You can visit the town that inspired this beloved television show right here in Connecticut. Tucked away in the Litchfield Hills, the show’s creator, Amy Sherman-Palladino, found her inspiration in the small town of Washington.

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:

Are you a Gilmore Girls fan? Who was your favorite character? You can also visit the Connecticut pizza shop that inspired the popular movie Mystic Pizza.