Welcome to Stonington, CT!
Our Town offers a rich mixture of cultural, recreational, educational and business opportunities, as well as a unique glimpse of the sea's influence on American life. Early settlers and later immigrants to our land found a hospitable environment in which to prosper. That charm, ambiance and quality of life makes Stonington a good place to live, work, and visit.
The Town of Stonington is situated in the southeastern corner of Connecticut, bordering Westerly, Rhode Island to the east, Long Island Sound to the south, Groton, Ledyard, and North Stonington to the west and north. Stonington is the only Connecticut town facing the Atlantic Ocean. Fishers Island and Long Island, New York, can be seen to the southwest and Block Island, Rhode Island to the southeast. The rocky shoreline has many peninsulas, islands, coves, and marshes.
Stonington boasts a combination of seaside and semi-rural working and living neighborhoods. The Town is within two hours or less of major research and transportation centers in Boston, Providence, New Haven, Hartford, and New York City. Access via I-95 is minutes away. Airports are located nearby in Groton, Hartford, Providence, Rhode Island and Boston, Massachusetts. Amtrak train stations are located in the Village of Mystic within the Town of Stonington, and in New London and Westerly, Rhode Island.
Recent News & Information from Stonington
Join the Mystic Aquarium Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 10 am – 2 pm for their 3rd Annual Marsh Restoration Event.
Join us for one of Mystic CT’s tastiest food festivals! Come and sample some great menu selections from over 27 of Mystic’s premier restaurants. Enjoy.
Shutters & Sails Real Estate broker Laurie Finan is a proud Gala committee member of the Salt Marsh Opera Broadway on the lawn on August 26, 2016 at the Ocean House in breathtaking Watch Hill, Rhode Island.
We had an awesome turn out and an amazing time at our event Tuesday night. A big thank you to everyone that came and helped us raise.
We are getting very excited for our fundraiser!! It is this Tuesday June 14th from 4-close at the Engine room in Mystic, CT. Not only.