Brierwood Nurseries, Inc.

Location: 85 Thomaston Rd., Morris, CT 06763. Phone: 860-567-4503

Growers since 1975, The Brierwood Nurseries are a great destination for retail and professional trade. They offer a complete line of proven winners including annuals, perennials and shrubs. Modern greenhouses brim with hanging baskets, custom planters, and mums in fall. Knowledgeable, friendly service, come visit their garden center April through October. Call for hours.


Litchfield History Museum

Location: 7 South Street, Litchfield, CT. Phone 860-567-4501

Investigate the evolution of a small New England town through exhibits and activities in seven galleries. Discover Litchfield while learning about national, social, cultural and political history. Mid-April through November

Hours of Operation: Tuesday-Saturday 11a-5p, Sunday 1p-5p.


Livingston Ripley Waterfowl Sanctuary

Location: Duck Pond Rd., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone number 860-567-2062

Home to more than 50 species of waterfowl that inhabit a series of natural ponds and covered aviaries within 37 acres of wetland habitat. Guided tours introduce visitors to LRWC’s conservation, education and research programs. Tours on Sun. May – June and Sept.- Oct. at 2 pm. Adm. $10. Children under 10 yrs. Free.(860) 567-1691 for tour reservations.


Miranda Vineyard

Location: 42 Ives Rd., Goshen, CT 06756. Phone (860) 491-9906.

Ideally located in the rolling Litchfield Hills, near covered bridges, antique shops and historic inns. Its bright and airy tasting room and large exterior deck make an excellent place to sit, relax, have a glass of wine and enjoy the company of good friends. Open April-December. Friday and Saturday.12-7, Sunday 12-5.


Tapping Reeve House and Law School

Location: 82 South Street, Litchfield, CT 06759.Route. 63 South, Phone (860) 567-4501.

America’s first law school 1774. Take a journey through the life of a real student from the early 19th C. through role-playing, hands-on-areas, and interpretive exhibits. Explore timeless issues of travel, communication, education and community while learning about 19 c. Litchfield. Mid-April-November, Tuesday-Saturday from 11a-5p Sundays 1p-5p.


White Flower Farm

Location: 167 Litchfield Rd., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone number 860-567-8789

A Unique nursery resource specializing in perennials, shrubs, bulbs, and specimen plants. The retail store is surrounded by several acres of glorious display gardens. Open April-Oct. 9-5:30, seven days a week.