Mystic exudes quintessential New England charm. Sitting quietly on the shores of the Mystic River, this quaint seaside village offers visitors a welcome respite on the route between New York and Boston.
Gleaming white sailboats bob “hello,” while a clanging bell draws attention to the historic Mystic River Bascule Drawbridge. When closed, it links tourists to the center of town, allowing easy access to a multitude of unique shops, delicious eateries, and two of Connecticut’s top things to do: Mystic Seaport Museum and Mystic Aquarium.
Inhale the brisk sea air, gobble the freshest of seafood, and soak up the history in this adorable maritime town with our list of the top tourist attractions in Mystic.