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White Memorial Conservation Center

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Open today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Incredible Wedding Under A Tent at WMCC!!!

We recently rented portions of the Conservation Center in order to hold our daughter's wedding in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Well presented museum a big hit with children

A walk around the excellent museum after a stroll around the park/lake proved very popular with our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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80 Whitehall Rd, Litchfield, CT 06759-3914
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently rented portions of the Conservation Center in order to hold our daughter's wedding in the natural outdoor setting of her dreams. Specifically, we rented Ongley Field (for the ceremony), the Carriage House (where we held the Friday evening rehearsal dinner and the Sunday...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A walk around the excellent museum after a stroll around the park/lake proved very popular with our four children aged under 10. A wide range of nature focused exhibits, many interactive, kept them engaged for quite some time. Highly recommended.

Thank Geohenders02
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The trails are wonderful, beautiful mountain views and nature. The little museum is so interesting and autumn is a world of color!

Thank smcb1
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is an amazing place to hike. The vast expanse grounds are a treat for kids who want to play all kinds of games. The Hiking trial that meanders around a pond is a beautiful walk. Leads you to Bantam Lake where an observation deck...More

Thank Sridhar S
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Where hiking, walking, trail running, biking, snow shoeing, cross country skiing, or canoeing, the expansive White Memorial properties offer something for anyone who loves the outdoors.

Thank MeandZee
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

We went on the recommendation of a friend. This places is beautiful. There are over 40 trails I believe. Many interconnect so you make make your trip as short or as long as you would like. There are also many different park entrances. No entry...More

2  Thank AJandCin
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Great place to hike. Miles of trails of all levels of difficulty. Lots of shaded areas make it great for even those hot sunny days. And its all free

Thank Jen C
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Took a hike to little pond today, walked the boardwalk, and enjoyed the bird life. We saw the Chestnut Sided Warbler, the Yellow Warbler, the Common Yellow Throat, the American Redstart, some Flycatchers, and the Purple Martins. We heard the Veery but never spotted him....More

Thank janw00
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Found this place quite by accident and what a treat! It is wonderful to see such an amount of land 4000+ acres as a wildlife preserve. The land and trails are incredible in the dead of winter can’t wait to go back in the spring,...More

Thank Joan K
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Been there many times and always enjoyed it. Kids love the nature museum on site. There are tons of trails and roads in the preserve. If you have a kayak hit the Bantam River - I got up close to a bald eagle on a...More

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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