Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

258 Main St., Ridgefield, CT 06877.

(203) 438-4519. The Aldrich is the only museum in CT devoted to contemporary art and one of the few non-collecting museums in the US. Solo exhibitions by emerging and mid-career artists are complemented by gallery-based education programs that help adults, families, and students connect to our world through contemporary art. Mon., Wed. - Sat. 10 – 5. Sun. noon - 5, Tues. closed. Free adm. third Sat. of every month. Adm. $10 adults, $5 seniors & students. Children under 18 free.

Books on the Common

404 Main St., Ridgefield, CT

(203) 431-9100. Now in its 31st year, Books on the Common is located in historic downtown Ridgefield and features a wide selection of books for adults and children, along with cards, toys and unique gifts. Voted Best Bookstore by the 2014 Fairfield County Weekly readers poll.

Keeler Tavern Museum and Garden

132 Main St., Ridgefield, CT 06877.

(203) 438-5485. Ridgefield's Keeler Tavern's circa 1910 walled garden designed by Cass Gilbert is included in the Garden Conservancy's Open House Directory as an outstanding example of design and horticulture. From the Garden House visitors look out at a sunken garden with brick walls, arches, a reflecting pool and award winning flowerbeds composed of more than 100 varieties of annuals and perennials.

Keeler Tavern Museum

132 Main St., Ridgefield, CT 06877.

(203) 438-5485. Docents lead visitors through this 1713 landmark as they experience life across three centuries, from dodging a visible 1777 British cannonball, to enjoying the brick-walled garden and pavilion created by renowned 20th century architect-owner Cass Gilbert. Collections include artwork, costumes, documents and furnishings. Tours: Feb.-Dec., Sat., Sun., & Wed. 1-4. Last tours begins at 3:30. Adm.

nancy O

23 Catoonah St., Ridgefield, CT 06877.

(203) 431-2266. Style meets creativity at nancy O. Visit our unique fashion and gift boutique and find a fabulous selection of gifts, jewelry, clothing and fashion accessories. Explore our Knitting Studio and discover an extensive collection of fine yarn, creative inspiration and expert guidance. Mon. – Wed. 10 - 5:30, Thurs. 10 - 7, Fri. – Sat. 10- 5:30. Closed Sun.

nancy O

23 Catoonah St., Ridgefield, CT 06877.

(203) 431-2266. Style meets creativity at nancy O. Visit our unique fashion and gift boutique and find a fabulous selection of gifts, jewelry, clothing and fashion accessories. Explore our Knitting Studio and discover an extensive collection of fine yarn, creative inspiration and expert guidance. Mon. – Wed. 10 - 5:30, Thurs. 10 - 7, Fri. – Sat. 10- 5:30, Sunday closed.

Ridgefield Playhouse

80 East Ridge Ave., Ridgefield, CT 06877.

(203) 438-5795. A Cass-Gilbert Jr. designed theater built in 1938 offers year-round musical performances Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra, Conservatory of Dance plus live theater, children's shows and movies.

Ridgefield Theatre Barn

37 Halpin Lane, Ridgefield, CT 06877.

(203) 431-9850. A charming, heated and a/c converted dairy barn. Productions: comedies, dramas & musicals, presented cabaret style at candlelit tables. Audience invited to bring food & beverage.

Saltana Cave Spa - Salt Cave

590 Danbury Rd., Ridgefield, CT 06877.

(203) 969-4327. Entering Saltana Cave you are surrounded by tons of Himalayan salt rocks just as if you were in a famous European salt mine. Relax in zero gravity chairs, listen to soothing music and unwind during your halotherapy treatment. Sessions every hour. Adult sessions: Tues.- Fri. 11 -7, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4. Children sessions (1-8) Tues.-Fri. 12 & 5 pm, Sat & Sun 11 am & 1 pm. Salt therapy is known to significantly improve respiratory issues and allergies in children and adults. Fairfield County's first and only therapeutic Himalayan Salt Cave.

Seth Low Pierrepont

50 Barlow Mountain Rd, Ridgefield, CT 06877.

Ridgefield. I-84, Exit 3 to Rte. 7 south to Rte. 35 south to Rte. 116 north to Barlow Mountain Road. Park was part of the estate of Seth Low Pierrepont, an American diplomat and philanthropist. Boating, fishing, hiking on several trails. Park Office: (203) 938-2285. Charge: none.