Harkness Memorial State Park

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This park offers:

Symbol for Handicapped Accessibility Bathrooms

Symbol for Handicapped Accessibility Mansion Tours

Symbol for Handicapped Accessibility Parking

Symbol for Handicapped Accessibility Picnic Tables


The park is open from 8 am to sunset.

The gates at Harkness Memorial State Park open at 8:00 am and close at sunset, all year.

The Verkades gate is closed all year and is walk-in only.


Saturday, Sunday and holidays from Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day.


Pets on a leash are permitted in picnic and lawn areas. Pets are not allowed on the beach or in formal gardens.

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Connecticut Tourism Information
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Friends of Harkness Memorial State Park