Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum & Park, Norwalk, Ct.
The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum located in Norwalk, Connecticut was built in 1864. It is a 62 room mansion built by banker-railroad tycoon LeGrand Lockwood. The estate used to reach down to the Norwalk River and from the estate you can see Long Island Sound. In 1941 the estate was sold to the City of Norwalk and designated a public park, in 1971 it was designated a National Historic Landmark.
The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion is available for rent for private parties and weddings. The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum is now open for tours. Tours are hourly, Wednesday through Sunday 12-4 p.m. If you would like to book a tour, hold an event, or inquire about a program please call 203-838-9799 or visit website http://lockwoodmathewsmansion.com/
On August 29th, 2010 the 3rdannual Old-Fashioned Flea Market will be held at the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion in Norwalk, Ct. from 10 am to 5 pm. Featured items will be antiques, jewelry, clothing and toys. There will be as well a car show of classic and antique cars on display from 11 am to 3pm. For more information and directions please visit web site http://lockwoodmathewsmansion.com/5.lasso
Surrounding the Mansion is Mathews Park with a few other sites to visit :-
Devon's Playgroundsponsored by Norwalk's Lion Club
Center for Contemporary Printmaking ~ Studios and Gallery.
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