The Best Things to do in Stonington, CT This Winter

Things to do in Stonington

With the new year on the horizon, now is a great time to start planning a getaway this winter, and with so many fantastic things to do in Stonington, CT, a trip to this cozy town in New England should be your next destination. From historic lighthouses and nature areas to excellent shopping and dining […]

The Mystic Seaport Museum & Mystic Aquarium

Mystic Seaport Museum

The Mystic Seaport Museum and Mystic Aquarium are two of the biggest attractions in downtown Mystic. You could easily visit these two facilities in one day—hit one in the morning, grab lunch, and then hit the other in the afternoon. At the Mystic Seaport Museum, your visit will be filled with interesting historical facts about […]

Stay at our Connecticut Bed and Breakfast this Year

Connecticut Bed and Breakfast

Our Connecticut Bed and Breakfast is more than just a place to stay—as a guest here, you become family. Our hospitality is unparalleled, and our attention to detail is impeccable. From the moment you turn up our quiet drive, you’ll see that Stonecroft Country Inn is set back on an idyllic property in the beautiful […]

Enjoy a Historical Tour at the Denison Homestead

Denison Homestead

After an extensive restoration period, the Denison Homestead Museum has reopened for interior tours. This 1717 manor house is a fine example of Colonial times, dressed in original furnishings and mementos from that historical period in Connecticut. The Denison Homestead is part of Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center, surrounded by gardens, trails, and a fabulous Farmers […]

The Best Mystic Cruises to Take This Summer

mystic cruises

One of the most memorable things to do in Connecticut this summer is boarding one of the many Mystic cruises available. It’s truly the best way to take in the picturesque shoreline with historical landmarks and lighthouses, all while sailing along on the calm waters of the Mystic River, Fishers Island and Long Island Sounds. […]

Visit These Connecticut Lighthouses Near our Bed and Breakfast

Connecticut lighthouses

One of the best parts of sightseeing while in Mystic are the Connecticut lighthouses that pepper the coastline and islands. Due to the incredibly rocky shoreline along the Long Island Sound there’s no shortage of Connecticut lighthouses, in fact in New England alone there are roughly 170 lighthouses and many of them are easily seen […]

What You Need to Know for a Trip to Sawmill Park in Ledyard, CT

An autumn scenic of a Lake

  On the New England Coast, quaint architecture lines tranquil harbors, sparking visitors’ interest in their historical foundations. When you stay at Stonecroft Country Inn, you’ll be engulfed in the surrounding Connecticut history and encouraged to explore it. Begin your historical journey learning about Sawmill Park in Ledyard, CT, where you’ll discover the inner-workings of […]

4 Fascinating Connecticut Historical Sites You’ll Love

Mystic Seaport is One of the Many Connecticut Historical Sites

Connecticut historical sites can be intriguing, shocking, enlightening, and compelling. This state played a significant role in the development of our country as a whole; being so close to the water, Connecticut was especially key in the advancement of maritime industry in the United States. Due to its rich historical background, this area now contains […]

The 10 Most Interesting Museums in Connecticut

Exploring Museums in Connecticut

Connecticut is comprised of countless fascinating museums, dedicated to preserving and commemorating the rich historical background of the state.  From huge art museums to maintained ancient homes, the various museums of Connecticut strive to educate the public on all the unique qualities that make this New England state so special.  Browse this list of museums […]

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