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90 Walbach St, New London, CT 06320-5507
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a walk back in Time. New London is full of Historic Sites. Ft Trumbull is a great place to start ur tour of the area. Also a great local fishing spot

Thank Pattee T
Reviewed 1 week ago

It s a nice walk with good views of the Thames river. Good to get fresh air and be outside! I m going there on a regular basis.

Thank 490Christophe
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited Fort Trumbull State Park and Visitor’s Center in New London, Connecticut on Saturday, September 1, 2018. I was very glad we had the opportunity to visit them before they both closed for the season on Labor Day. Our visit was...More

Thank kzsull01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an overcast day so the beach was out. We decided to visit the Fort. Admission is free for the Fort, but the tree is a charge for the museum. We opted to just do the Fort. The grounds are maintained well and the...More

Thank Lorroth1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

HIGHLY HIGHLY RECOMMEND!! It was a rainy day and we didn’t know what to do — we had been here 20 years ago and decided to drive by; we’re so glad we did!! It was such a wonderful experience we came back the next day...More

Thank Mary Q
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Great spot to see the bay and docks. The grounds were spotless and beautiful. Very well kept. There are bathrooms at the visitor center. It was a nice little spot and the fort is cool.

Thank ema114
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Nice way to spend an hour or so... Fort is in need of some new TLC as weeds were everywhere and chipped paint. Otherwise a nice place to stop!

Thank brynulf
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Excellent historical park with amazing views of the river and sound. Great for families and walking.

Thank mia w
Reviewed 18 July 2018

At Fort Trumbull State park you can learn about history, watch the activities in the Thames river and relax and fish. It dates back to 1839 and is part of Third System of Fortification. There is parking and a visitor center.

Thank Fernando R
Reviewed 26 June 2018

My kids (teens) enjoyed the history and all the information, which is saying something! I like that it included detail from the Revolutionary War and since! The views are fantastic as well.

Thank Pamela B
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Response from Debbie B | Reviewed this property |
I always see kids there and they seem to be having fun. They usually climbing on the cannons outside and as was said previously, plenty of places to run around including a big hill.
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Response from Victor B | Reviewed this property |
Go on line and read the history b/4 you go. It is never closed except for the small visitors museum. Walk the battlefield, take in the view and remember the patriots who died there defending liberty and freedom from an... More
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