August 29, 2006

MuseumQuest! The List

Let's just say, we have our work cut out for us. My list has 335 museums. Three-hundred and thirty five (Give or take). Think about that.

Skip this giant list and go straight to what we've done here, you lazy bum.

Done: 7
To Do: 328

Museum of Andover HistoryAndoverHistory Town
General David Humphreys HouseAnsoniaHistoric Home
Horse Cavalry MuseumAvonHistory Military
Living Museum of Avon, TheAvonHistory Town
Derrin HouseAvonHistoric Home
Pine Grove SchoolhouseAvonHistory Town
Sprague History Museum at the Grist MillBalticHistory Town
Berlin Historical Society and MuseumBerlinHistory Town
Bellamy-Ferriday House & GardenBethlehemHistoric Home
Old Bethlem MuseumBethlehemHistory Town
Farm Implement MuseumBloomfieldHistory Industry
Captain Oliver Filley HouseBloomfieldHistory Town
Old Farm SchoolBloomfieldHistory Town
Harrison HouseBranfordHistoric Home
Barnum MuseumBridgeportCollection Unique
The Discovery MuseumBridgeportScience
Beardsley ZooBridgeportScience Zoo
Housatonic Art MuseumBridgeportArt
Captain's Cove Seaport AttractionsBridgeportHistory Maritime
Bristol History MuseumBristolHistory Town
Witch's Dungeon Classic Movie MuseumBristolUnique Collection10/28/06
Imagine Nation Children's MuseumBristolChildren's
American Clock & Watch MuseumBristolHistory Industry
The New England Carousel MuseumBristolHistory Industry
Brookfield MuseumBrookfieldHistory Town
Brooklyn Historical Society Mini MuseumBrooklynHistory Town
New England Center for Contemporary ArtBrooklynArt
Daniel Putnam Tyler Law OfficeBrooklyn??
Putnam ElmsBrooklynHistory Town
The Prudence Crandall MuseumCanterburyHistoric Home
Chaplin MuseumChaplinHistory Town
Lock 12 Historical ParkCheshireHistory Industry
Barker Character, Comic & Cartoon MuseumCheshireHistory Art
Chester Historical SocietyChesterHistory Town
Stanton HouseClintonHistoric Home
Captain Elisha White HouseClintonHistory Town
Canton Historical MuseumCollinsvilleHistory Town
Cornwall Historical Society MuseumCornwallHistory Town
Bush-Holley Historic SiteCos CobHistory Town Art
Nathan Hale HomesteadCoventryHistoric Home
Connecticut Museum of GlassCoventryHistory Industry
Brick School HouseCoventryHistory Town
Strong-Porter HouseCoventryHistory Town
Special Joys Doll and Toy MuseumCoventryUnique Collection
Stevens-Frisbie House (The Cromwell Historical Society)CromwellHistoric Home
Danbury History MuseumDanburyHistory Town
Charles Ives Birthplace MuseumDanburyHistory Transportation
Danbury Railway MuseumDanburyHistory Transportation
Military Museum of Southern New EnglandDanburyHistory Military
Meekers HardwareDanbury
Bates-Scofield HomesteadDarienHistoric Home
Stone HouseDeep RiverHistory Town
Osborne HomesteadDerbyHistoric Home
Beckly Iron FurnaceEast CanaanHistory Industry
Old New-Gate Prison and Copper MineEast GranbyHistory Industry
Gillette CastleEast HaddamHistoric Home
Chatham Historical SocietyEast HamptonHistory Town
Comstock Covered BridgeEast HamptonUnique Covered Bridge
Huguenot HouseEast HarfordHistoric Home
Edward E. King MuseumEast Hartfordtobacco/aviation history12/13/2006
Historical Society of East HartfordEast HartfordHistory Town
The Shore Line Trolley MuseumEast HavenHistory Transportation
Thomas Lee HouseEast LymeHistoric Home
Smith-Harris HouseEast LymeHistoric Home
The Connecticut Trolley MuseumEast WindsorHistory Transportation
Connecticut Fire MuseumEast WindsorHistory Industry
East Windsor Academy MuseumEast WindsorHistory Town
Nellie McNight MuseumEllingtonHistory Town
Purple Heart MuseumEnfieldHistory Military
Martha A. Parsons HouseEnfield
Old Town Hall MuseumEnfieldHistory Town
Connecticut River MuseumEssexHistory Town10/20/2006 & 12/10/2006
Hill's Academy MuseumEssexHistory Town
Pratt HouseEssexHistoric Home
CT Valley Railroad MuseumEssexHistory Industry
CT Audubon Society Birdcraft Museum and SanctuaryFairfieldScience
Ogden House and GardensFairfieldHistoric Home
Fairfield Historical SocietyFairfieldHistory Town
Falls Village-Canaan Historical SocietyFalls VillageHistory Town
Hill-Stead MuseumFarmingtonHistoric Home
Stanley-Whitman HouseFarmingtonHistoric Home
Day-Lewis MuseumFarmingtonHistory Town
Old Stone SchoolhouseFarmingtonHistory Town
Brown's Forge MuseumGaylordsvilleHistory Industry
Merwinsville HotelGaylordsvilleHistory Industry
The Washington OakGaylordsvilleUnique Tree
Museum on the GreenGlastonburyHistory Town
Action WildlifeGoshenScience Zoo
Colton-Hayes Tobacco ShedGranbyHistory Industry
The Granby OakGranbyUnique Tree
Salmon Brook Historical SocietyGranbyHistory Town
Abijah Rowe HouseGranbyHistoric Home
Cooley SchoolhouseGranbyHistoric Home
Weed-Enders HouseGranbyHistoric Home
The Bruce MuseumGreenwichArt
Putnam CottageGreenwichHistoric Home
National Audubon SocietyGreenwichScience
Submarine Force MuseumGrotonHistory Nautical
GungywumpGrotonHistory Native American
Ebenezer Avery HouseGrotonHistoric Home
The Dudley FarmGuilfordHistoric Home
Henry Whitfield State MuseumGuilfordHistoric Home
Medad Stone Tavern MuseumGuilfordHistory Town
Hyland HouseGuilfordHistoric Home
The Thomas Griswold House MuseumGuilfordHistoric Home
Thankful Arnold HouseHaddamHistoric Home
Youthmobile MuseumHaddam??Mystery Museum
Eli Whitney MuseumHamdenHistory Industry
Jonathan Dickerman HouseHamdenHistoric Home
Burnham Hibbard HouseHamptonHistoric Home
Institute of Living MuseumHartfordHistory Medical
The Wadsworth AtheneumHartfordArt
Isham-Terry HouseHartfordHistoric Home
Mark Twain HouseHartfordHistoric Home
CRRA Visitors Center & Trash MuseumHartfordscience/trash/recycling
Ancient Burying Ground Corner Main & Gold Streets 249-5631HartfordHistory Town
Baldwin Museum of Connecticut HistoryHartfordHistory State
Butler-McCook HomesteadHartfordHistoric Home12/7/2006
Connecticut Historical SocietyHartfordHistory General
Connecticut Sports Museum & Hall of FameHartfordHistory SportsMystery Museum
Historical Museum of Medicine & DentistryHartfordHistory Medical
Old State HouseHartfordHistory State Science
Police Service Center Museum - 101 Pearl Street 722-6150HartfordHistory Police
Harriet Beecher Stowe HouseHartfordHistoric Home
Connecticut Freedom TrailHartfordUnique History Trail
Katherine S. Day HouseHartford
Gaylord House MuseumHartlandHistoric Home
Museum of the Fife and DrumIvorytonHistory Military
Connecticut Museum of Mining and Mineral ScienceKentHistory Industry
Connecticut Antique Machinery AssociationKentHistory Industry
The Sloane-Stanley Museum and Kent Iron Furnace SiteKentHistory Industry
Seven HearthsKentHistoric Home
Skiff Mountain SchoolhouseKentHistory Town
Bulls BridgeKentUnique Covered Bridge
Museum of Killingly HistoryKillinglyHistory Town
Holley - Williams House MuseumLakevilleHistoric Home
Salisbury Cannon MuseumLakevilleChildren's
Governor Trumbull House MuseumLebanonHistoric Home
Lebanon Museum and Visitor CenterLebanonHistory Town
Dr. William Beaumont HouseLebanonHistoric Home
John Bishop MuseumLisbonHistoric Home
Litchfield History MuseumLitchfieldHistory Town
The Tapping Reeve House and Law SchoolLitchfieldHistory Town
White Memorial Conservation Center and Nature MuseumLitchfieldScience
Allis-Bushnell HouseMadisonHistoric Home
Deacon John Grave HouseMadisonHistoric Home
The Sculpture MileMadisonArt
Lutz Children's MuseumManchesterChildren's
Old Manchester MuseumManchesterHistory Town
Cheney HomesteadManchesterHistory Town
Keeney SchoolhouseManchesterHistory/Town/Schoolhouse
Cheney Fire MuseumManchesterHistory Town
Pitkin Glass WorksManchesterHistory Town
Mansfield Historical MuseumMansfieldHistory Town
Gurleyville Grist MillMansfieldHistory Industry
Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research CenterMasuntucketHistory Native American
American Silver MuseumMeridenHistory Industry
Rosa Ponselle MuseumMeridenUnique Collection
National Shaving and Barbershop MuseumMeridenHistory Industry
Frank Chiarenza Museum of GlassMeridenHistory Industry
Solomon Gaffe HouseMeridenHistoric Home
Golden Age of Trucking MuseumMiddleburyHistory Transportation
Submarine Library MuseumMiddletownHistory Nautical
Middletown Sports Hall of Fame and MuseumMiddletownHistory SportsMystery Museum
Wadsworth Mansion at Long Hill EstateMiddletownHistorical Home
Kid CityMiddletownChildren's
Middlesex County Historical SocietyMiddletownHistory Town
General Mansfield HouseMiddletownHistoric Home
Davison Art CenterMiddletown (Wesleyan)Art
Eells-Stow HouseMilfordHistorical House
Milford Firefighters MuseumMilfordHistory IndustryFuture Museum
Bryan-Downs HouseMilfordHistoric Home
Clark-Stockade HouseMilfordHistoric Home
East Village Barn Hill SchoolhouseMonroeHistory Town
Eliot Beardsley HomesteadMonroeHistoric Home
Amasa Day House MuseumMoodusHistoric Home
The Occult museumMoodusUnique BS
Mystic SeaportMysticHistory Industry12/10/2006
Mystic Seaport Children's MuseumMysticChildren's
Mystic AquariumMysticScience Aquarium
Denison HomesteadMysticHistoric Home
Denison Pequotsepos Nature MuseumMysticScience
Naugatuck Historical MuseumNaugatuckHistory Town
Industrial Museum of New BritainNew BritainHistory Industry10/6/2006
New Britain Police MuseumNew BritainHistory Industry
New Britain Youth MuseumNew BritainChildren's
New Britain Museum of American ArtNew BritainArt
New Canaan Historical SocietyNew CanaanHistory Town
New Canaan Town HouseNew CanaanHistory Town
Cody Drug StoreNew CanaanHistory Town
The Costume MuseumNew CanaanHistory Town
Hanford-Silliman HouseNew CanaanHistory Town
The Tool MuseumNew CanaanHistory Town
The John Rogers Studio and MuseumNew CanaanHistory Town
The Little Red SchoolhouseNew CanaanHistory Town
The Rock SchoolNew CanaanHistory Town
Philip Johnson's Glass HouseNew CanaanHistoric House
Yale Center for British ArtNew HavenArt
Yale Collection of Musical InstrumentsNew HavenHistory Music
New Haven Colony Historical Society MuseumNew HavenHistory Town
Yale University Art GalleryNew HavenArt
John Slade Ely HouseNew HavenArt
Knights of Columbus MuseumNew HavenUnique Collection
Connecticut Children's MuseumNew HavenChildren's
Black Rock Fort and Fort Nathan HaleNew HavenHistory Military
Pardee-Morris HouseNew HavenHistoric Home
Peabody Museum of Natural HistoryNew Haven (Yale)Natural History
Monte Cristo CottageNew LondonHistoric Home
The Hempsted HousesNew LondonHistoric Home
US Coast Guard MuseumNew LondonHistory Military
Science EpiCenter & DNA Learning CenterNew LondonNew London
Shaw-Perkins MansionNew LondonHistoric Home
Nut MuseumNew London (Conn Coll)Unique Collection
Lyman Allyn Art MuseumNew London (Conn Coll)Art
The Skitch Henderson MuseumNew MilfordUnique Collection
New Milford Historical Society MuseumNew MilfordHistory Town
Enoch Kelsey HouseNewingtonHistoric Home
Kellog-Eddy HouseNewingtonHistoric Home
Matthew Curtiss House MuseumNewtownHistory Town
Children's Museum of Southeastern ConnecticutNianticChildren's
Millstone Information and Science CenterNianticScience
Noank Historical SocietyNoankHistory Town
Norfolk Historical Society MuseumNorfolkHistory Town
Martha Culver Memorial MuseumNorth HavenHistory Town
The Norwalk MuseumNorwalkHistory Town
Stepping Stones Museum for ChildrenNorwalkChildren's
Maritime Center of Norwalk, TheNorwalkScience
Mill Hill Historic ParkNorwalkHistory Town
Lockwood-Mathews Mansion MuseumNorwalkHistoric Home
SoNo Switch Tower MuseumNorwalkHistory Transportation
The Slater Memorial Museum, Norwich Free Adademy CampusNorwichArt
Leffingwell House MuseumNorwichHistoric Home
Florence Griswold MuseumOld LymeHistoric Home
BF Clyde's Cider MillOld MysticHistory Industry
General William Hart HouseOld SaybrookHistoric Home
Uconn's Virtual Pathology MuseumOnlineOnline
Stone-Otis HouseOrangeHistoric Home
CT Aerospace Hall of Fame and MuseumOrangeScienceMystery Museum
The Academy (Orange Historical Society Museum)OrangeHistory Town
Plainville Historic CenterPlainvilleHistory Town
The Stone MuseumPleasant ValleyScience
Brayton Grist Mill and Marcy Blacksmith MuseumPomfretHistory Industry
Ruth Callander House Museum of Portland HistoryPortlandHistory Town
Lonetown Farm MuseumReddingHistory Industry
Keeler Tavern MuseumRidgefieldHistoric Home
The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary ArtRidgefieldArt
Hitchcock MuseumRivertonHistoric Home
New England Civil War MuseumRockvilleHistory Military
Academy Hall MuseumRocky HillHistory Nautical
Dinosaur State ParkRocky HillScience
Rowayton Historical SocietyRowaytonHistory Town
Mine Hill PreserveRoxburyHistory Industry
Salem Historical Society and MuseumSalemHistory Town
The Huntington HomesteadScotlandHistoric Home
Waldo HomesteadScotlandHistoric Home
Sharon Historical SocietySharonHistory Town
Gay-Hoyt House MuseumSharonHistoric Home Art
Shelton History CenterSheltonHistory Town
Phelps Tavern Museum & HomesteadSimsburyHistory/Old House
Connecticut's Biggest TreeSimsburyGiant Tree9/8/2006
Somers Historical Society MuseumSomersHistory Town
Somers Mountain Museum of Natural History & Primitive TechnologySomersHistory Native American
Welles Shipman Ward HouseSouth GlastonburyHistoric Home
Wood Memorial LibrarySouth WindsorUnique Collection
Pleasant Valley School MuseumSouth WindsorHistory Town
Connecticut State Police MuseumSouthburyHistory Industry
The South End SchoolhouseSouthingtonHistory Town
Bradley Barnes MuseumSouthingtonHistory Town12/28/2006
Stafford Historical Society MuseumStaffordHistory Town
N.E.States Civilian Conservation Corps. MuseumStafford SpringsHistory
Stamford Historical SocietyStamfordHistory Town
Ukranian Museum and LibraryStamfordHistory Unique
Stamford Museum and Nature CenterStamfordScience
Whitney Museum of American Art at ChampionStamfordArt
Bartlett ArboretumStamfordScience
Hoyt-Barnum HouseStamfordHistoric Home
Old Lighthouse MuseumStoningtonHistory Maritime
Captain Nathaniel B. Palmer HouseStoningtonHistoric Home
The William Benton Museum of ArtStorrs (Uconn)Art
The Connecticut State Museum of Natural HistoryStorrs (Uconn)Natural History
Ballard Institute and Museum of PuppetryStorrs (Uconn)Unique Collection
Husky Heritage Sports MuseumStorrs (Uconn)Sports
National Helicopter MuseumStratfordHistory Aviation
Boothe Memorial Park & MuseumStratfordHistoric Home
The Children's Garbage MuseumStratfordChildren's
Catherine Mitchell MuseumStratfordHistoric Home
Judson House and MuseumStratfordHistoric Home
Phelps-Hatheway HouseSuffieldHistoric Home
King House MuseumSuffieldHistoric Home
Lock Museum of AmericaTerryvilleHistory Industry
Railroad Museum of New EnglandThomastonHistory Transportation
Thompson Historical SocietyThompsonHistory Town
Tourtellotte Memorial RoomThompsonHistory Town
Tolland Jail MuseumTollandHistory General
Hicks-Stearns Family MuseumTollandHistory General
Benton HomesteadTollandHistoric Home
Torrington History MuseumTorringtonHistory Town
Hotchkiss-Fyler HouseTorringtonHistoric Home
Trumbull History MuseumTrumbullHistory Town
Tantaquidgeon Indian MuseumUncasvilleHistory Native American
Unionville MuseumUnionvilleHistory Town
Vernon Historical Society MuseumVernonHistory Town
Samuel Parsons HouseWallingfordHistoric Home
Nehemiah Royce MuseumWallingfordHistoric HomeMystery Museum
American Indian Archeological InstituteWashingtonHistory Native American
Gunn Historical MuseumWashingtonHistory Town
The Mattatuck MuseumWaterburyHistory Art
The Timex MuseumWaterburyHistory Industry
Harkness Memorial State ParkWaterfordHistoric Home
Watertown Historical Society MuseumWatertownHistory Town
West Cornwall Covered BridgeWest CornwallUnique Covered Bridge
Children's MuseumWest HartfordChildren's
Noah Webster MuseumWest HartfordHistoric Home
Museum of American Political LifeWest HartfordUnique Collection
Sarah Whitman Hooker HomesteadWest HartfordHistoric Home
Savin Rock MuseumWest HavenHistory Town
Military Historians MuseumWestbrookHistory Military
The Coley Homestead and BarnWestonHistoric Home
Wheeler HouseWestportHistoric Home
Buttolph-Williams HouseWethersfieldHistoric Home
Hurlbut-Dunham House WethersfieldHistoric House
Historic Cove WarehouseWethersfieldHistory Town
Wethersfield MuseumWethersfieldHistory Town
Webb-Deane-Stevens MuseumsWethersfieldHistory Town
EarthplaceWestportSciene - Childrens
Jillson House MuseumWillimanticHistoric Home
Windham Textile and History MuseumWillimanticfrog bridge too
Willimantic Brewing CompanyWillimanticUnique Brewery
Weir Farm National Historic SiteWiltonHistoric Home Art
Wilton Heritage MuseumWiltonHistoric Home
Hurlbutt Street SchoolhouseWiltonHistory Town
Kerosene Lamp MuseumWinchesterHistory Industry
Solomon Rockwell HouseWinchesterHistory Town
Connecticut Eastern Railroad MuseumWindhamHistory Transportation
Vintage Radio & Communications MuseumWindsorHistory Industry
Huntington House Museum WindsorWindsorHistoric Home
Luddy/Taylor Connecticut Valley Tobacco MuseumWindsorHistory Industry
Windsor Historical SocietyWindsorHistory Town
Oliver Ellsworth HomesteadWindsorHistoric Home
The New England Air MuseumWindsor LocksHistory Aviation
Noden-Reed Park MuseumWindsor LocksHistoric Home
American Museum of Tort LawWinstedHistory LawFuture Museum
American Mural ProjectWinstedArtFuture Museum
Wolcott Historical Society MuseumWolcottHistory Town
The Darling House MuseumWoodbridgeHistory Town
Glebe House MuseumWoodburyHistoric Home
Roseland Cottage/Bowen HouseWoodstockHistoric Home
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