Norfolk Chamber Music Festival

Rtes. 44 & 272, Norfolk, CT 06058.

Yale. School of Music. Ellen Battell Stoeckel Estate. (860) 542-3000. Concerts at an old world estate in the picturesque Litchfield Hills of Northwestern CT. Performances by internationally acclaimed musicians including pianist Emanuel Ax, and the Artis, Brentano and Emerson String Quartets. Visitors are encouraged to picnic or stroll the grounds before concerts. Performances: June thru August. Thurs.-Sat.

Norfolk Farmers Market

19 Maple Ave., Norfolk, CT 06058.

(860) 379-1775. Outdoor markets scheduled every Saturday mid-May thru mid-Oct. offering vegetables, fruits, meats, and cheeses straight from local farms! One-of-a-kind Artisan wares and fresh baked goods. Enjoy live music and good company! Free parking. Rain or shine. 10 – 1. Visit the website for weekly vendors and special events.

Norfolk Farmers Market

19 Maple Ave., Norfolk, CT 06058.

(860) 379-1775. Outdoor markets scheduled every Saturday mid-May thru mid-Oct. offering vegetables, fruits, meats, and cheeses straight from local farms! One-of-a-kind Artisan wares and fresh baked goods. Enjoy live music and good company! Free parking. Rain or shine. 10 – 1. Visit the website for weekly vendors and special events.

Norfolk Farmers Market

19 Maple Ave., Norfolk, CT 06058.

(860) 379-1775. Outdoor markets scheduled every Saturday mid-May thru mid-Oct. offering vegetables, fruits, meats, and cheeses straight from local farms! One-of-a-kind Artisan wares and fresh baked goods. Enjoy live music and good company! Free parking. Rain or shine. 10 – 1. Visit the website for weekly vendors and special events.

Norfolk Historical Society Museum

13 Village Green, Norfolk, CT 06058.

(860) 542-5761.Housed in the former Norfolk Academy (1840), once the Town Hall & Jail, on the Village Green. Seasonal exhibitions emphasize the unusual history of Norfolk. Visit Norfolk Country Store Exhibit or view one of our ever changing, award-winning exhibitions. June thru mid-October, Sat. & Sun. 1-4, or by appt.

The American Museum of Tort Law

654 Main St., Winsted, CT 06098.

(860) 379-0505. Come visit the only museum of law in the United States. The American Museum of Tort Law offers everyone a chance to learn about this important pillar of our democracy – the law of wrongful injury. Visitors will learn about the cases that have protected our health, safety, and welfare, through a variety of interactive exhibits and a movie. In addition, visitors will learn about the importance of the right to trial by jury. Open Apr. – Dec. Wed. – Mon. 10:30 – 5. (Closed Tues.) Call for private tour information Jan. – Apr.

The Hitchcock Chair Company, LTD

13 Riverton Rd., Riverton, CT

(860) 738-9958. In 1818, Lambert Hitchcock established an innovative furniture company in Riverton. Today, the Hitchcock legacy continues with an excellent selection of beautiful, high quality hand stenciled furniture for the entire home; made in Riverton from original Hitchcock plans and artwork. Here, Hitchcock furniture is brought into the 21st century while maintaining the quality and integrity of Lambert Hitchcock's original dream. Restoration services available: (860) 379-2998. Mon. - Sat. 10-5.

Whiting Mills

210 Holabird Ave., Winsted, CT 06098.

(860) 738-2240. Our 125+-year-old Whiting Mills building in Winsted, Connecticut, is home to 55 artists, craftspeople, photographers, specialty shops, businesses, woodworkers, and manufacturing. In addition, our semi-annual Open Studio events in December and June present the work of dozens of guest artists.

Whiting Mills

210 Holabird Ave, Winsted, CT

(860) 738-2240. Housed within a century old mill building in Winsted, you will find unique offerings from artists, creative crafts people, and woodworkers. You can commission one-of-a-kind pieces in a wide variety of media including furniture, drapes, jewelry, pottery, photographs and original art works. Attend free open studio events for viewing and purchasing the latest creations with music and refreshments. Visit our showroom that exhibits the creative talents of our tenants. For events, classes and hours see website.

Winchester Historical Society and Solomon Rockwell House

225 Prospect St, Winsted, CT 06098.

(860) 379-8433. Greek Revival home c. 1813, on National Register of Historic Places with period pieces, clocks, paintings Victorian dollhouse & toy room. Memorabilia from Revolutionary & Civil Wars. Winsted Fire Dept. Museum. New display has products dating to first Sythe Shop c. 1800. Tours: 6 p.m. Wed., 1 pm., Sat., 10 a.m. Sun., or by appt. Yearround.