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Windsor Locks Sights and Landmarks Guide, Connecticut

Windsor Locks, CT US - Sights: Wonderful Location for Nature Lovers

Though Windsor Locks, CT comprises of very few tourist attractions, still a visit to those are sure to please you. The art & heritage displayed through its museum, colorful environment of the park and other notable sights make way for an excellent time in the city. Notable sights of this remarkable city include:

New England Air Museum

New England Air Museum is the most popular tourist attraction in Windsor Locks, CT. Over 70 aircrafts are available in this museum. They include helicopters and gliders along with a B-29 Superfortress and World War II-era P-47 Thunderbolt. The museum also comprises of vintage bombers and fighters. You can even find a simulator used in fighter jets. Again, the museum frequently has open cockpit days, which allows old and for playing pilot.

Bradley Teletheater

Bradley Teletheater is another popular tourist attraction in Windsor Locks. This tele-theater displays simulcasts of harness, greyhound racing and thoroughbred for its visitors, who keep on watching these events. The place, which is located in the Schoephoester Road of Windsor Locks, CT, also provides their customers with an excellent dining menu.

Spring Park and Northwest Park & Nature Center

For people looking forward to enjoy the wonderful atmosphere that prevails in Windsor Locks and getting close to nature, Spring Park is a place where they will feel at home. Located very near to the Bradley International Airport, this park is a small sanctuary in Windsor Locks. It is known mainly for its trees, flowers and grasses that allow visitors to be enveloped by the wonderful ambience prevailing in the environment.

Northwest Park & Nature Center is yet another center that will be perfect for nature lovers. Located in Lang Road of Windsor Locks, this place sees an excellent footfall on a regular basis.

Luddy/Taylor Connecticut Valley Tobacco Museum

Luddy/Taylor Connecticut Valley Tobacco Museum comprises of mainly two structures. One of them is a tobacco curing barn, which was remodeled for accommodating exhibits of equipments (both early and modern) that were used in growing tobacco crops. The other one is the year-round facility, which was built for exhibiting writings, photographs and documents related to the crop.

You can also pay a visit in your spare time to Meadows Music Centre, which is considered to be another excellent tourist attraction in the city.

In short, although the city might lack the flare of other cities, it has the sights that can warm the eyes of a nature lover.


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