Crystal Mall - 5.8 Miles - Crystal Mall is anchored by JCPenney, Macy's, and
Sears. More than 130 specialty stores are featured including Abercrombie &
Fitch, American Eagle, Ann Taylor Loft, The Children's Place, Eastern Mountain
Gap, GapKids, Godiva Chocolatier, H&M, Old Navy, Pacific Sunwear, Victoria's
Secret, Build A Bear, and Border's Express
Electric Boat - 8.3 Miles - With more than a century of experience, ELECTRIC
BOAT has established standards of excellence in the design, construction and
lifecycle support of submarines for the U.S. Navy. Primary operations are the
shipyard in Groton, CT, and the automated hull-fabrication and outfitting facility
in Quonset Point, RI, with a current workforce of 10,500 employees
Mystic Seaport - 14.0 Miles -
Discover new adventures where America meets the sea.
To some, it's a fun family destination, full of tall ships, a re-created 19th-century
seafaring village and endless activities. To others, it's our nation's leading
maritime museum. And to still others, it's an incredibly valuable research center.
In fact, it's all three -- a quintessential New England experience offering
visitors of all ages a unique, interactive link to our seafaring past. Come
aboard. Immerse yourself in new worlds of hands-on history.
Mystic Aquarium - There’s always something new to see and do at Mystic
Aquarium & Institute for Exploration. One of the nation's most diverse
Aquariums is also home to Dr. Robert Ballard and his team of scientists and
explorers with the Institute for Exploration. A visit here will bring you in touch
with both the world's only exhibits based on Dr. Ballard's deep sea discoveries,
and a world class aquarium filled with a wonderful variety of animals from
Beluga Whales to Stellar Sea Lions, African Penguins and more.
Ocean Beach Park - 6.0 Miles
Family Fun Center Arcade
50 Meter Olympic Pool
18-hole Miniature Golf Course
Sandbar Lounge & Deck
Banquet Facility/Picnic Pavilion
Food Concession Stands/Gift Shop
Essex Steam Train - 14.5 Miles
Gillettes Castle - 24.0 Miles - Gillette Castle is an imposing structure, perched
high up on the banks of the Connecticut River in East Haddam.
Rocky Neck State Park - 3.9 Miles - The large stone pavilion, diverse trail
systems, and gently sloping beach make this park ideal for families. Try
crabbing or fishing. Look for hawks, cranes, and herons. Rocky Neck provides
something for all members of the family.
Mohegan Sun Resort and Casino - 17.3 Miles
Foxwoods Resort & Casino - 24.1 miles