| Connecticut Coastal Access Guide||Explore the Connecticut Shore |
|Harkness Memorial State Park|
Eolia Mansion at Harkness Memorial State Park, Waterford
|Enjoy the panoramic views of Long Island Sound from Eolia, the elegant summer mansion of the Harkness family set on over 230 seaside acres of sweeping lawns, with stately trees and spectacular gardens.|
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||off Great Neck Road/Route 213|
|Phone -||(860) 443-5725|
|From the East: Take I 95 South to exit 81. At the end of the exit ramp, turn left onto the access road and proceed to the stop light. At the light turn left onto Cross Road and continue to the intersection with Route 1. Turn left onto Route 1 and continue to the traffic light at Avery Lane (Route 213). Turn right onto Avery Lane and follow to the park. Avery Lane will become Great Neck Road. The park will be on your right.|
|From the West: Take I-95 North to exit 75. Bear right at the end of the exit onto Route 1. Continue 3 miles to the traffic light at Avery Lane (Route 213), turn right and follow to the park. Avery Lane will become Great Neck Road. The park will be on your right.|
|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.|
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|Historic, Cultural Interest|
|Fronting Long Island Sound|
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