Museums

The Farm at Carter Hill, Marlborough CT. 86 E Hampton Rd. Marlborough, CT 06447 This is a fascinating place which is growing every day. The filling station shown in the photo is a vintage replica gas station that the owners built. Not only are the pumps and exterior items from […]

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Sturbridge Village farm, Sturbridge MA

Sturbridge Village farm, Sturbridge MA

This setting is located within the Sturbridge Village Museum in Strubridge MA.  The buildings, & gardens were as seen at the village however the “grounds” were slightly altered in photoshop for artistic value. Sony Nex 7, 24MP, mirrorless camera with Carl Zeiss Sony E 24mm F1.8 ZA lens.

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Historic Barn, Coventry CT

Historic Barn, Coventry CT

Aaron Strong Museum 2382 South St. Coventry, CT 06238 Carpenters shop or carriage shed (c.1730) built by Aaron Strong, maternal great-uncle of Nathan Hale (I’m not sure which as the museum was closed when I went by).  Nathan Hale’s house is a mile or less down the road. In front […]

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Weir Farm, old building, Wilton CT

Weir Farm, old building, Wilton CT

Photographed on the grounds of Weir Farm in Litchfield County CT. Once an artists colony it’s now a federal park.  The layout has been modified slightly in photoshop to accentuate the surroundings.  Because it’s the back of the building I can’t remember if it was a barn or a house […]

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Slater Mill, Pawtucket RI

Slater Mill, Pawtucket RI

Slater Mill Museum 67 Roosevelt Ave., Pawtucket RI 02860 401-725-8638 Open March – November for guided tours. Slater Mill was buit in 1793 and was operatonal through 1921. It is the first hydro operated cotton mill of it’s kind in America. It obtained it’s power by the Seekonk River shown […]

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Mystic Seaport

Mystic Seaport

Mystic Seaport 75 Greenmanville Avenue Mystic, CT 06355 860.572.0711 888.973.2767 info@mysticseaport.org 2015 Hours of Operation •January 1: Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. •January 2-February 13: Closed to visitors •February 14-22: Open daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. •February 23-March 27: Open Thursday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. •March 28-October 25: Open daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. […]

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National Iwo Jima Memorial – Newington, CT

National Iwo Jima Memorial – Newington, CT

The Battle of Iwo Jima (19 February – 26 March 1945) was a major battle in which the United States Armed Forces  captured the island of Iwo Jima from the Japanese Imperial Army during World War II.

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Connecticut Trolley Museum – East Windsor, CT

Connecticut Trolley Museum – East Windsor, CT

Connecticut Trolley Museum 58 North Road East Windsor, CT Location & hours of operation. Note: I have reviewed other Trolley Museums.  To see those posts go to our search bar and enter the word “Trolley”. During late July Cheryl and I visited the Connecticut Trolley Museum.  There are a handful […]

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Door leding into “parlor car” of old trolley car. Trolley tracks from the conductors view. Crews quarters of a trolley car. Remnants of a control for a trolley car. Controls inside the conductors area of a trolley car.
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