Founded in 1701, the Yale University has its central campus located in downtown New Haven. The Bear Mountain in Salisbury is the highest peak in Connecticut and the highest point is the southern slope of Mount Frissell. Stamford, Waterbury, Norwalk, and Bristol are other major cities in Connecticut.
Tourist Attractions in Connecticut
- Mark Twain House and Museum
- Hillhouse Avenue
- Lake Compounce
- Gillette Castle State Park
- Mystic Aquarium
- Yale University Art Gallery and Peabody Museum of Natural History
- Hammonasset Beach State Park
Getting In and Around
The Bradley International Airport (BDL) in Hartford County is the busiest airport in the state.
Amtrak's Northeast Regional and Acela Express passenger trains serve the state.
Three primary Interstate highways in Connecticut are: I-95, I-84, and I-91.
Last Updated on: June 28, 2016