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Fort Griswold Battlefield State Park

In the Area

Other Nearby State Recreation Areas Include:

Bluff Point State Park and Coastal Reserve
Location: Route 117 Exit from I-95 (Connecticut Turnpike). Right onto Route 1, left on Depot Road, continue under railroad overpass to parking area.
Activities:  Biking, Hiking, Saltwater Fishing

Fort Trumbull State Park, New London
Location: On  I-95S to New London cross over the Gold Star Bridge (Thames River) and take Exit 84S towards Downtown New London.
Additional street directions 
Activities: Historic Fort and Grounds, Visitor Center Exhibits, Saltwater Fishing, Waterfront Walk

Haley Farm State Park, Groton 
Location: Follow Route 215 south to Brook Street in Groton
Activities: Biking, Birding, Hiking

Thames River Heritage Park Water Taxi, Groton/New London

Fort Griswold Shot Furnace
Fort Griswold State Park
Shot Furnace