Things to Do in Connecticut

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Alexandra Champalimaud opened the wellness center in a resotred lumberyard in Connecticuts Litchfield County. The idea for the property coalesced druing... Read More

The 25-year-old gallery shows works by regional artists such as printmaker Richard Ziemann. Read More

Purveyor of custom stationery. Read More

Nearly all the furniture is sourced from Sweden. Read More

An unlikely social hub in Litchfield County. Read More

Take a two and a half hour classic steam train and triple-decker riverboat tour to see beautiful farms, secret coves, and marshes and wetlands that are... Read More

The 1919 hilltop mansion is open to the public. Read More

Catch a musical at the 1876 Goodspeed Opera House, which gave the world such Broadway standards as Annie and Man of La Mancha. Read More

Jazz music sets a retro tone for antique handbags, costume jewelry, and more in stylish Litchfield County. Read More

Don't miss the 250-foot waterfall. Read More

Before Litchfield County became prime weekend-house territory for New Yorkers, it was farmland. Now a growing number of city folks are rolling up their... Read More

To get a feel for the area's small producers, visit the Saturday Litchfield Hills Farmer's Market, in its second season. Read More

Conduct an architectural scavenger hunt at the endangered Mark Twain House in Hartford, a tour de force that throws together African, Indian, and... Read More

Guests of the 58-acre Mayflower Inn can enjoy mud wraps, healthy snacks, and salon services at the inn's 20,000-square-foot Spa House. Decorated in... Read More

The aquarium and research center has a number of exhibits, including the “Beluga Encounter,” where guests can get in the water with the... Read More

At this working maritime village of more than 60 buildings, you can watch ship builders restore the world’s last wooden whaleship. Read More

You’ll find Provençal table linens here. Read More

Special booking: Marrakesh, Largay arranged a medina excursion with a personal shopper. The client selected caftan fabric, beads for jewelry, and... Read More

This New Canaan landmark catalogues almost 50 years of experimentation by the elder statesman of American architecture; tours include the iconic glass... Read More

Lambertson Truex cofounder (and weekend area-resident) Richard Lambertson's sophisticated country emporium stocks smart accessories for dog owners, plus... Read More

Stop in for soft-serve at this pink-and-teal ice cream stand across from 79-acre Cummings Park. Read More

Suzanne Cassano (business partner to Richard Lambertson of Lamberston Truex) runs this eclectic shop with spare, urban-gallery sensibility. The first... Read More

In New Haven, the Yale University campus boasts landmarks by Modernism’s leading lights, including the 1978 Louis Kahn-designed center, which is... Read More

Louis Kahn’s understated 1953 masterwork reopened several years ago following a meticulous restoration. The permanent collection houses more than... Read More

The campus boasts landmarks by Modernism’s leading lights. Read More

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