- Our list of the best things to do in Niantic, Connecticut, features the top 320 nearby activities — including 143 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Niantic, CT has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
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Corner of Eugene O'Neil Dr & State St, New London, CT 06320 MoreLess Info
The Whaling Wall of New London, Connecticut celebrates the city's history as a whaling city. The beautifully painted mural depicts the underwater life of this large and beautiful creatures and makes for a wonderful spot for photo opportunities.
The collection at the Lyman Allyn Art Museum in New Britain, Connecticut is one of the largest and diverse in the state. It includes art representative of all American periods, plus art from Europe, Asia and Africa.
Embark on a voyage of scenic discovery with Mystic Whaler Cruises in New London, Connecticut. The Mystic Whaler is a large, comfortable vessel perfect for spending the day on the water in the company of family, friends and an affable crew.
The Block Island Express Ferry offers a scenic ride to the island, providing photo opportunities. After the 1.5 hour trip, travelers can go shopping and dining or enjoy the island's entertainment, education, and photography offerings.
Designed with tree lined streets and well manicured gardens, Connecticut College is a great place to explore the outdoors. Its rich architecture, fine arts and sports programs are also reasons to visit this New London campus.
The Revolutionary War comes alive at Fort Griswold Battlefield State Park in Groton, Connecticut. The park contains the fort and the refurbished Ebenezer Avery House, where wounded colonial soldiers received medical treatment.