Historical Sites around Cos Cob, CT

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Bush-Holley Historic Site

Bush-Holley Historic Site
39 Strickland Road
Cos Cob, CT
History of Bush-Holley HouseFor over two and a half centuries, this colonial saltbox has stood at the intersection of a mill pond and river flowing...
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Sagamore Hill National Historic Site

Sagamore Hill National Historic Site
20 Sagamore Hill Road
Oyster Bay, NY
A native of Manhattan, Theodore Roosevelt first came to Oyster Bay, Long Island on summer vacations with his family in the 1870s. The teenage boy g...
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Sheffield Island Lighthouse and Nature Trail

Sheffield Island Lighthouse and Nature Trail
4 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT
The Norwalk Seaport Association’s Friends of the Norwalk Islands offers a cultural, environmental, and historical journey to Sheffield Island...
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Weir Farm National Historic Site

Weir Farm National Historic Site
735 Nod Hill Road
Wilton, CT
In the summer of 1882, American Impressionist painter J. Alden Weir boarded a train from New York bound for his modest farm among rolling hills in ...
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Walt Whitman Birthplace Association

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association
246 Old Walt Whitman Road
Huntington Station, NY
About In 1819, Walt Whitman, widely recognized as America's greatest poet, was born in a small farmhouse in the rural Long Island community of Wes...
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Major Andre Monument

Major Andre Monument
42 Andre Hill
Tappan, NY
Andre Monument marks the site where the British spy was hanged and buried in 1780 during the American Revolution.  It is a large granite monument ...
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Blydenburgh County Park

Blydenburgh County Park
Veteran's Memorial Highway
Smithtown, NY
Hiking, picnicking, camping, freshwater fishing, rowboat rentals, bridle paths, playground, dog run, and historic trust area.Richly forested hills ...
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Statue of Liberty National Monument

Statue of Liberty National Monument
Liberty Island
New York, NY
"The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World" was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the United States and is recognized as a unive...
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Paterson Great Falls

Paterson Great Falls
72 McBride Avenue
Paterson, NJ
History:The history of the City of Paterson includes its beginnings as the ambitious project of Hamilton and the Society for Establishing Useful Ma...
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Thomas Edison National Historical Park

Thomas Edison National Historical Park
211 Main Street
West Orange, NJ
Thomas Edison's home and laboratory are a step back in time, when machines were run by belts and pulleys and music was played on phonographs.  Whe...
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Litchfield Historical Soceity

Litchfield Historical Soceity
7 South Street
Litchfield, CT
Our History: FOUNDED IN 1856 by citizens interested in preserving the history of their families, town and region, the Litchfield Historical Societ...
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Wilderstein Historic Site

Wilderstein Historic Site
330 Morton Road
Rhinebeck, NY
Wilderstein is an independent not-for-profit historic site located in Rhinebeck, New York. Our mission is to enrich people's lives by providing a r...
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Clermont State Historic Site

Clermont State Historic Site
One Clermont Avenue
Germantown, NY
Clermont State Historic Site was the Hudson River seat of New York's politically and socially prominent Livingston Family. Seven successive generat...
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Historic Chester Business Association

Historic Chester Business Association
Post Office Box 320
Chester, NJ
The Historic Chester Business Association (HCBA) is a non-profit organization representing over 50+ businesses in Chester, NJ. Our mission is to pr...
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Rockingham Historic Site

Rockingham Historic Site
84 Laurel Avenue
Kingston, NJ
Rockingham is believed to be the second oldest house in the Millstone River Valley, its original rooms built about 1710. The house was originally a...
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Olana State Historic Site

Olana State Historic Site
5720 State Route 9G
Hudson, NY
About Us: Olana State Historic Site, the home and studio of eminent Hudson River School painter Frederic Edwin Church, is a historic site admini...
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Old New-Gate Prison And Copper Mine

Old New-Gate Prison And Copper Mine
115 Newgate Road
East Granby, CT
The presence of copper ore here was noted in 1705 and the site became one of the first commercial mines in the British Colonies. It was not a money...
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Pittsfield State Forest

Pittsfield State Forest
1041 Cascade St.
Pittsfield, MA
Cascading streams, waterfalls and flowering shrubs abound in Pittsfield State Forest. 65 acres of wild azalea fields are a profusion of pink blosso...
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Skinner State Park

Skinner State Park
10 Skinner State Park Rd
Hadley, MA
J.A. Skinner State Park is home to more than 400 acres of forest on Mt. Holyoke, as well as the historic Mt. Holyoke Summit House. The park is loca...
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Savoy Mountain State Forest

Savoy Mountain State Forest
260 Central Shaft Road
Florida, MA
Savoy Mountain State Forest makes it easy to leave the everyday world behind. Scenic North and South Ponds, with wooded edges and hills rising in t...
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