Return to CT.Gov Home
Department of Energy & Environmental Protection Department of Energy & Environmental Protection
About Us Programs & Services Publications Forms Contact Us DEP Home
 Connecticut Coastal Access GuideExplore the Connecticut Shore 
Coastal Access SiteFort Street Landing
Groton, Connecticut Describe Site  Map Site Printable Version Help
Fort Street Landing, Groton
Fort Street Landing, Groton
This parcel, located on Thames Street at the foot of Fort Street, was once used as a landing for Fort Griswold.  Today it offers views of the Thames River and downtown New Londonís waterfront.  There are benches and a grass area from which one can view submarines and commercial and recreational boats as they travel the Thames River.  No parking provided.  State-owned.

More InfoMore Info...
 Location
View interactive map of Fort Street Landing Thames Street at Fort Street
Groton, Connecticut
 Fees
None
 Directions
From the East: Take I-95 South to exit 86. Keep left at the fork at the end of the ramp. Stay straight to go onto Kings Highway for 0.2 miles. Make a slight right onto Bridge Street, follow for 0.7 miles. Bridge Street becomes Thames Street, continue for 0.5 miles on Thames Street and Fort Street Landing will be on your right.
address
From the West: Take I-95 North to exit 85, US-1 Thames Street/Downtown Groton. Take the Thames Street ramp. Stay straight to go onto Bridge Street (Bridge Street becomes Thames Street).
 Parking
None
 Accessibility
Parts of the site offering views of the water are wheelchair accessible. Some facilities/uses listed may not be fully accessible to the mobility-impaired.
 Site Contact Information
Website -CT Department of Energy & Environmental Protection
Address -79 Elm Street
 Hartford, CT 06106-5127
 Facilities
Handicapped AccessHandicapped Access
 Activities
Bird and WildlifeBird and Wildlife
FishingFishing
Historic, Cultural InterestHistoric, Cultural Interest
Unsupervised SwimmingUnsupervised Swimming
 Environment
Harbor SettingHarbor Setting
Tidal RiverTidal River

Select the Map Site tab above to view an interactive map of this site.
Web site hosted by the
Long Island Sound Resource Center
A Department of Energy & Environmental Protection and University of Connecticut Partnership
Copyright 1998-2013 Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection