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Danbury Tourism and Sightseeing
Our town is close to New York City. It is easy to hop on the Metro North and go the city for the day and see the sights. It is also close to shopping in Stamford, the Outlets in Clinton and The Trumbull Mall. Restaurants abound with close proximity to Fairfield, Westport, Stamford and New Haven. With an abundance of parks, it's a great place to hike and mountain bike (you can off trail into the woods too) with the Rails to Trails path on the old rail bed running through a good portion of Indian Ledge park over to Old Mine Park, connecting to Monroe, CT and Newtown, CT.  Skip to Best Places to Stay. Best Time to Visit. Visitor Information. View Map.


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Bruce Museum
Bruce Museum things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Museum in Greenwich, CT USA

Explore Art and Science at the Bruce Museum. Consistently voted the "Best Museum" by area media, the Bruce Museum is a regionally based, world-class institution highlighting art, science and natural history in more than a dozen changing exhibitions annually.


Bruce Museum
Bruce Museum things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Museum in Greenwich, CT USA

Explore Art and Science at the Bruce Museum Consistently voted the "Best Museum" by area media, the Bruce Museum is a regionally based, world-class institution highlighting art, science and natural history in more than a dozen changing exhibitions annually.

Bruce Museum
Bruce Museum things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Museum in Greenwich, CT USA

Explore Art and Science The Bruce Museum is a cultural destination in downtown Greenwich, Connecticut, with in view of the Long Island Sound.

Cinemark Connecticut Post 14 and IMAX
Cinemark Connecticut Post 14 and IMAX things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Imax Theatre in Milford, CT USA


Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo
Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo
Zoo in Bridgeport, CT USA

Connecticuts only zoo representing over 300 species Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo is a wonderful place to visit - alone or with your family. Spend an hour or the whole day and see more than 300 animals representing primarily North and South American species.


Housatonic Museum of Art
Housatonic Museum of Art things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Art Museum in Bridgeport, CT USA

Only art museum in Bridgeport Established in 1967 the Housatonic Museum of Art’s (HMA) collection continues to grow and now contains almost 4,000 works of art that span ancient through modern times.

IMAX Maritime Aquarium Norwalk
IMAX Maritime Aquarium Norwalk things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Imax Theatre in Norwalk, CT USA


Jewels By VIGGI - Fine Diamond Jewelry
Jewels By VIGGI - Fine Diamond Jewelry things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Shopping in Greenwich, CT USA

Jewelry Viggi, the woman behind all that we offer, started creating jewelry in the winter of 1982 with a few diamonds and a bundle of ideas. Working with her husband, Danny, Viggi fashioned intricate and elaborate designs beloved by a small but exclusive clientele.

Military Museum of Southern New England
Military Museum of Southern New England things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Military Museum in Danbury, CT USA

The Military Museum of Southern New England opened dedicating itself to the preservation of our nation's military history.


Moned Events Planning and Decorating Services
Moned Events Planning and Decorating Services things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Shopping in Greenwich, CT USA

Make Moned your next stop for your events/wedding. Looking for a great Wedding/Event Planner in your area? You get it. Moned serves New York, Parts of New Jersey and Connecticut. Other services such as Makeup, Decorations, Floral Arrangements, Centerpieces, Gift Baskets are also provided to meet our customers' needs.

New Canaan Historical Society
New Canaan Historical Society things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Historic Site in New Canaan, CT USA

A Museum, A Library, A Learning Center Learn about local life, from its colonial days to the modern era and beyond, in an atmosphere that is welcoming, friendly and fun.

Ride the Pumpkin Patch Train
Ride the Pumpkin Patch Train
Recreation in Danbury, CT USA

A short ride on a vintage train to the Pumpkin Patch It’s the Fall harvest season so what better way to celebrate and welcome in the cooler weather than with a short ride on a vintage train to the Danbury Railway Museum’s Pumpkin Patch.

Sheffield Island Ferry
Sheffield Island Ferry
Historic Site in Norwalk, CT USA

Sheffield Island with its historic 142-year-old lighthouse, The Norwalk Seaport Association has owned, restored and maintained Sheffield Island Lighthouse since 1986 and is the official U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Friends group for the Norwalk Islands.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center
Stamford Museum & Nature Center things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Recreation in Stamford, CT USA

Seasonal fun awaits at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center!

Stepping Stones Museum For Children
Stepping Stones Museum For Children things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Childrens Museum in Norwalk, CT USA

Play is serious business at this award-winning children’s museum. Nestled in Norwalk’s historic Mathews Park, Stepping Stones opens your child’s world to a lifelong love of learning through play.

Aaron Neville at Fairfield Theatre Company
Aaron Neville at Fairfield Theatre Company things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Dec 17, 2017 (Sunday) Concert event in Fairfield, CT USA

Aaron Neville December 17, 2017 at Fairfield Theatre Company in Fairfield, CT 8:00PM

Alton Brown at Palace Theatre Stamford
Alton Brown at Palace Theatre Stamford things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Oct 29, 2017 (Sunday) Theater event in Stamford, CT USA

Alton Brown October 29, 2017 at Palace Theatre Stamford in Stamford, CT 7:00PM

Art at Ives: Juried Fine Art & Crafts Show
Art at Ives: Juried Fine Art & Crafts Show
Memorial Day Weekend, May 27, 2017 (Saturday) to May 29, 2017 (Monday) Art event in Danbury, CT USA

Art show on Memorial Day weekend.

Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot
Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot
Next Month, Jun 25, 2017 (Sunday) Concert event in Danbury, CT USA

Doors open at 5pm and the show begins at 7pm. Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot will be rocking out on the Ives stage on Sunday, June 25, 2017. Doors open at 5pm and the show begins at 7pm. BUY TICKETS HERE: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1453533?utm_medium=bks Tickets range from $29.50 to $79.

Eric Johnson at Fairfield Theatre Company
Eric Johnson at Fairfield Theatre Company things to do on a rainy day in Danbury, CT
Next Weekend, Jun 02, 2017 (Friday) Concert event in Fairfield, CT USA

Eric Johnson June 02, 2017 at Fairfield Theatre Company in Fairfield, CT 7:45PM

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Best Places to Stay in Danbury


Courtyard By Marriott Danbury
Guest Score:
From $103 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms, Restaurant, Free Breakfast.
Ethan Allen Hotel
Guest Score:
From $89 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Hampton Inn Danbury
Guest Score:
From $93 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Stamford Marriott Hotel And Spa
Guest Score:
From $107 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms, Restaurant, Free Breakfast.
The J House Greenwich Hotel
Guest Score:
From $199 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.

Best Time to Visit Danbury


The best time to visit Connecticut is in the fall and summer. Fall temperatures are cold with averages in the mid 40's and highs in the mid 50's. Nights are cold with lows in the mid 30's. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the mid 60's and highs in the upper 70's. Summer nights are cool with lows in the mid 50's.

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Monthly Temperatures in Danbury


Month Low Avg High
January 17.6 26.5 35.4
February 19.3 29.0 38.6
March 27.4 37.8 48.1
April 36.4 48.0 59.6
May 46.7 58.8 70.9
June 55.7 67.5 79.3
July 61.0 72.5 83.9
August 59.2 70.3 81.4
September 51.2 62.1 73.0
October 39.7 50.9 62.0
November 32.0 41.4 50.7
December 22.8 31.2 39.6

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