Sheffield Island Lighthouse & Ferry

Washington & North Water Streets , South Norwalk, CT 06854.

Ferry departs from The Seaport Dock, Washington & North Water Streets, (I-95, Exit 14N/15S) South Norwalk, CT 06854. (203) 838-9444. Cruise Norwalk Harbor to scenic Sheffield Island. Tour the historic 10-room lighthouse furnished with period furniture, offering a chance to see what life was like for the families of 19th century light keepers. Cruises May- Sept. reservations strongly suggested.

Sheffield Island Lighthouse & Ferry

Washington & North Water Streets , South Norwalk, CT 06854.

(I-95, Exit 14N/15S). Ferry departs from Sheffield Island Dock at the junction of Washington & North Water Streets. (203) 838-9444. Round-trip cruise through Norwalk Harbor to scenic Sheffield Island, a tour of the 1868 lighthouse, beach walks and strolls along the nature trail through part of the Stewart B. McKinney Wildlife Refuge. Picnic area. Special events and educational programs. Weekend and holiday cruises run from May 29-September 26. Weekday cruises run from June 28-September 10. Thursday Cruises & Clambakes June 24- Sept. 30, reservations required.

Sheffield Island Lighthouse & Ferry

Washington and North Water Streets, South Norwalk, CT 06854.

Ferry departs from Sheffield Island Dock, Washington & North Water Streets (I-95, Exit 14N/15S), South Norwalk, CT 06854. (203) 838-9444. Round-trip cruise through Norwalk Harbor to scenic Sheffield Island, a tour of the 1868 lighthouse, beach walks and strolls along the nature trail through part of the Stewart B. McKinney Wildlife Refuge. Picnic area. Special events and educational programs. Weekend and holiday cruises run from May 29-September 26. Weekday cruises run from June 28-September 10. Thursday Cruises & Clambakes June 24- Sept. 30, reservations required.

SoNo Switch Tower Museum

77 Washington St. , South Norwalk, CT 06854.

I-95, Ex.14N/15S. (203) 246-6958. Learn how railroads used "towers" to switch trains from one track to another at this circa 1896 Switch Tower for the New Haven RR. A highlight is the only Armstrong Switch lever machine in CT. May-October, Sat. - Sun. noon-5pm.