We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Top things to do in Norwalk

Name
Ranked #1 of 10 attractions in Norwalk
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: The Norwalk Seaport Association has owned, restored and maintained Sheffield Island Lighthouse since 1986 and is the official... more » Owner description: The Norwalk Seaport Association has owned, restored and maintained Sheffield Island Lighthouse since 1986 and is the official U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Friends group for the Norwalk Islands.Sheffield Island with its historic 145-year-old lighthouse, beaches and wildlife refuge offers abundant summer fun for visitors. From May through September, visitors can board the Seaport Association's 45-foot C.J. Toth catamaran for a cruise to the island then tour the lighthouse, observe wildlife in their natural habitat in the Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge, hunt for shells along the beach, dine on a picnic lunch, play on the lawns around the lighthouse and just have a good time. The lighthouse tower provides magnificent views of Long Island Sound and, on a clear day, of the New York City skyline. Join us for one of the most exciting tours that the Norwalk Harbor Islands area has to offer! During this unforgettable adventure tour of Sheffield Island and Lighthouse, you'll step directly from the boat into the past. « less
Map | Visitor photos (19)
Ranked #2 of 10 attractions in Norwalk
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
Owner description: Awarded the 2013 Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor. The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate... more » Owner description: Awarded the 2013 Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor. The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate Long Island Sound and protect it for future generations. « less
Map | Visitor photos (74)
Ranked #3 of 10 attractions in Norwalk
Category: Children's Museums; Museums
Owner description: Stepping Stones Museum for Children ignites a child's love of learning through play. Open your world to our hands-on exhibits... more » Owner description: Stepping Stones Museum for Children ignites a child's love of learning through play. Open your world to our hands-on exhibits and exciting programs. With our five main galleries and over 100 hands-on activities, children become wide-eyed with wonder. As they see, hear, touch, feel and do, their ever-growing minds venture to amazing new places. Our Traveling Exhibit Gallery changes every few months so you can always expect new and fascinating adventures. Stepping Stones mission is to broaden and enrich the educational opportunities for children ages ten and under and to enhance their understanding of the world. The museum seeks to create an environment that inspires lifelong learning and supports parents, caregivers and educators as facilitators of children's explorations. Stepping Stones is open daily between Memorial Day and Labor Day, and CLOSED Mondays between Labor Day and Memorial Day (School Year Hours) Hours are 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. « less
Map | Visitor photos (12)
Ranked #4 of 10 attractions in Norwalk
Category: Ferries/ Boats; Other
Map
Ranked #5 of 10 attractions in Norwalk
Category: Historic Sites; History Museums; Museums

LeGrand Lockwood was an investment banker and Treasurer of the New York Stock Exchange, a local boy who made good.  In 1865 he started work on his 62 room country house and in... more »

Map | Visitor photos (3)
Ranked #6 of 10 attractions in Norwalk
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
Map | Visitor photos (3)
Ranked #7 of 10 attractions in Norwalk
Category: Neighborhoods; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
Ranked #8 of 10 attractions in Norwalk
Category: History Museums; Museums
Map | Visitor photos (2)
Ranked #9 of 10 attractions in Norwalk
Category: Cemeteries; Cultural
Map | Visitor photos (4)
Ranked #10 of 10 attractions in Norwalk
Category: Government Buildings; Landmarks
Map
Trusted travel advice about Norwalk