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Celebrate Connecticut Historic Gardens Day This Sunday
Sunday marks the 10th annual Connecticut Historic Gardens Day. Fourteen lush and floral outdoor spots count themselves as members, and quite a few of them fall in our neck of the woods. Contact each site directly for more info about any special events taking place during the day. Florence Griswold Museum (pictured), 96 Lyme St., Old Lyme, (860) 434-5542, flogris.org; Glebe House Museum and The Gertrude Jekyll Garden, 49 Hollow Rd., Woodbury, (203) 263-2855, theglebehouse.org; Harkness Memorial State Park, 275 Great Neck Rd., Waterford, (860) 443-5725, ct.gov/dep; New London County Historical Society and Shaw Mansion, 11 Blinman St., New London, (860) 443-1209, newlondonhistory.org; Osborne Homestead Museum and Kellogg Environmental Center, Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection, 500 Hawthorne Ave., Derby, (203) 734-2513, ct.gov/dep/kellogg; Thankful Arnold House Museum, 14 Hayden Hill Rd., Haddam, (860) 345-2400, haddamhistory.org.
By Alison Geisler
June 19, 2013