directions

Locations: Danbury, New Fairfield, Sherman, Bethel, Redding, Ridgefield

Full Day Tour.

Directions: Take Exit 5 off I-84. Take a left off the exit onto Rte. 39 north (Clapboard Ridge Rd. changes to Ball Pond Rd.). In 2.5 mi., take a right onto Gillotti Road. At the intersection of Gillotte Rd., bear left to the next stop sign then bear right at the stop sign onto Rte. 39 north. At the intersection of Rte. 37 and Rte. 39 in New Fairfield continue on Rte. 39 north to Sherman. At the jct. of Rte. 37 and Rte. 39 in Sherman continue on Rte. 39 north to explore the center of Sherman* . At the split of Rte. 37 and Rte. 39, in Sherman, take Rte. 37 south toward Danbury. In Danbury continue on Rte. 37 south (Padanaram Rd.) and North St. (Rte. 37) go under the overpass of I-84. At the junction of Rte. 37 (North St.) and Rte. 53 (Main St.) take a left onto Rte. 53 south (Main St.). In a half -mile, take a left on White Street to the Railroad Museum and Dining and Entertainment District. Retrace your steps take a left on Main St. (Rte. 53). At the intersection of South St.*, Main St. and Rte. 53, take a left onto Rte. 53 south toward Bethel. At the junction of Rte. 53 and Rte 302, bear left onto Rte. 302 east to Bethel. At the junction of Rte. 302 and Rte. 58, take Rte. 58 south toward Putnam State Park*. At the intersection of Rte. 58 and Rte. 107*, take Rte. 107 south to Redding. At the junction of Rte. 107/Rte. 53, take a left on Rte. 107/53 south; at the split of Rte. 107/53, take a right onto Rte. 107 south to Georgetown. In Georgetown, at the junction of Rte. 107 and Rte. 57, take Rte. 57 to Rte. 7 north. At the junction of Rte. 7 and Rte. 102 take a left onto Rte. 102 west to Ridgefield*. At the junction of Rte. 102 and Rte. 35, in Ridgefield take Rte. 35 south for .4 mi. to visit the Keeler Tavern. Afterward, take Rte. 35 north passing the Aldridge Museum. At the junction of Rte. 35 and Rte. 116* continue on Rte. 35 north toward Danbury. At the jct. of Rte. 35 and Rte. 7, take Rte. 7 north to Danbury. To visit the Military Museum take Rte. 7 north to the Park Ave Exit. Retrace your steps to Rte. 7 and I-84 by the Danbury Fair Mall. Take Rte. 7 north to I-84 east* to Exit 5 where this tour began.