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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...more
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4 N Water St, Seaport Dock, Norwalk, CT 06854-2228
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We had a wonderful experience on the boat ride and time spent on Sheffield Island. The views are beautiful, and it's a perfect getaway for just a few hours on a nice day. The narration on the boat ride was informative, even for this Norwalker, and the tour of the lighthouse
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My wife and I hadn't been there in years and we're looking for a fun way to spend the day. The ferry ride was great with Capt John at the wheel and first mate Warren doing the narrative. We learned a lot about the area and surrounding islands thanks to Warren!. On the island, we
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I recently took a boat tour out to Sheffield Island by ferry. It was a beautiful boat ride out as well as a fantastic and relaxing time once on the island. A great way to spend the day enjoying the water and scenery.
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Family member found this online. Born and raised in the area and never knew this existed! Starts with a pleasant ride on a water taxi type boat off dock near Maritime Center. A tour guide points out local points of interest on the ride out to the lighthouse. The weather was
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Started with great informative ferry ride about the surrounding islands. We brought sandwiches and had a nice lunch under the pavilion. Use the complimentary bug spray for sure as the bugs were in full force. It was an entertaining stop as we toured the light house and then
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