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White Memorial Conservation Center

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80 Whitehall Road, Litchfield, CT 06759
+1 860-567-0857
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Great walking, riding and cross country skiing trails

I ride my horse in White Memorial and the trails for riding, walking and cross country skiing are... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Shirley M
Museum & 35 Trails

Reasonable fees for the museum. Grounds access is free. The museum has many taxidermied animals... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
carole c
Groton, Connecticut
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80 Whitehall Road, Litchfield, CT 06759
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

I ride my horse in White Memorial and the trails for riding, walking and cross country skiing are awesome. I also Kayak from there over to Bantam Lake. Have visited the museum many times and never get tired of it.

Thank Shirley M
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Reasonable fees for the museum. Grounds access is free. The museum has many taxidermied animals and birds. There is a children's corner and nearby a live black rat snake in a very small glass display. Handicap parking is near the museum entrance. I very much...More

Thank carole c
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We visited on a beautiful fall morning and thoroughly enjoyed hiking through the woods to the boardwalk. Once there, however, there was nothing to see. We saw two birds, a grasshopper, and a gigantic mosquito. We also felt that it could have been better marked...More

1  Thank ILoveTexas
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Nice place to have an easy walk all year round. Grass fields, woods, ponds, lakes, river, are all within easy walking distance from the parking. Great for children. Must see the predator bird rescue area.

Thank ValentinaV243
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

I have been here before countless times and forget why I haven't shared it before with the general public. I figure it is because I am secretly selfish. I suspect only the locals know about this gem because on any given moment it seems sparsely...More

Thank E S
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Lots of great trails. Bring the bug spray! They have a nice museum and gift shop, a birds of prey sanctuary and beautiful grounds. Rustic and great for everyone.

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 20 July 2017

4000 acres of fun. Nature center, hiking trails, Bantam River, Little Pond boardwalk. A wonderful place to spend a day. When recently kayaking the Bantam River we spotted a bald eagle on a tree by the river. It didn't even spook when we paddled past....More

Thank almostACanadian
Reviewed 19 July 2017

The boardwalk after walking a little trail to get to it off the road is well worth the hike. White Memorial is such a beautiful, peaceful, soulful visit as you walk around the waters edge, taking in spectacular views from every vantage point. Photographers come...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

There's a lot to see and do at White Memorial, but we almost always end up parking near one of the wooded trails and heading for the boardwalk the makes a nice circle through a wetlands. Sometimes the water is high and it's hard to...More

Thank hubcondo
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

The boardwalk is wonderful way to get out and see flowers and animals. Kids love the walk and adventure.

Thank mwjii
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28 August 2017|
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Response from Nancy S | Reviewed this property |
No, only if there is a special attraction or venue going on or as stated, the museum, which is very interesting. It isn't expensive, can't remember the exact amount, but will not break the bank. Just the walk is... More