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Shaw Mansion - New London Historical Society

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Address: 11 Blinman St., New London, CT 06320
Phone Number: 860-443-1209
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Historic Mansion in New London

The Shaw Mansion is one of the oldest historical buildings in Connecticut - pre-revolutionary. It is also the home of the New London Historical Society. The mansion has a number... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2014
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Machias, Maine
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We traveled there, found no parking spaces, and the place closed. Sign said they were open in the pm, and we could call for an appt with the historian. We did, and left a message, but no one called us back. Very disappointed. We had to leave the next day.

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Groton, Connecticut
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The Shaw Mansion is one of the historical landmarks that I visited over and over again. I love this place a a child and I do now as an adult. This is one place you will want to bring the whole family.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

The Shaw Mansion is one of the oldest historical buildings in Connecticut - pre-revolutionary. It is also the home of the New London Historical Society. The mansion has a number of restored and preserved rooms - with furnishings, paintings, housewares and other historical items. It also houses other historical items and artifacts related to New London. There is a very... More 

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