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Allegra Farm And The Horsedrawn Carriage And Sleigh Museum Of New England

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Address: Junction of Rte. 82 and Petticoat La., East Haddam, CT
Phone Number: +1 860-873-9658
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What a wonderful experience. This was a surprise sleigh ride for my daughter's 18th birthday. John and Laurie, the owners, are the nicest people. Our driver (sorry forgot his... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 February 2015
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New Britain, Connecticut
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New Britain, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

What a wonderful experience. This was a surprise sleigh ride for my daughter's 18th birthday. John and Laurie, the owners, are the nicest people. Our driver (sorry forgot his name) was absolutly wonderful and very informative. When they tell you an hour ride it was an hour ride and not 45 minutes or 40 minutes. We reserved the carriage for... More 

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

Our three families with kids now in teens and 20's took a moonlit carriage ride around Lake Hayward and absolutely LOVED it! Horses, carriage and driver were amazing. We were fortunate to ride in the carriage used in Boardwalk Empire! Bring your hot chocolate and your friends. They supply the rest for an authentic New England experience.

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Lawrenceville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2014

Found out about this attraction on the web site 50 things to do in Conn. and was able to get a reservation for February 15th. The day was beautiful and the ride was great. The ride was for an hour and enjoyable. The driver was very informative about the farm and horses.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2014

This was on our bucket list, and we picked the perfect place, Allegra Farm. I called all the places an internet search for "Connecticut sleigh rides" turned up (a small handful). A few didn't call back, some had a steep price jump if you have more than 4 people (we thought there might be five of us, three adults and... More 

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Wethersfield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2014

There were 4 of us that went for a sleigh ride at Allegra farm on a Sunday afternoon. The ride was over an hour long and it was over the fields and through the woods just like the song. The driver was extremely nice telling us about the horses being used and other horses on the farm. The horses were... More 

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Groton, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2011

If you want to do something different, and enjoy winter in New England, take a Sleigh ride!! Alegra Farms is close and convenent, with the charm of a real New England Farm, with lots of open fields and wooded trails for a New England Sleigh Ride! When you go tell them "Don B." sent you!

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