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Historic Gardens of Connecticut

Bellamy-Ferriday House was built in the late 18th century by Rev. Joseph Bellamy, a well-known leader of the Great Awakening. In the early 20th century Caroline Ferriday, an actress and activist, created the formal parterre garden that survives today. Open: May-September: Thursday-Sunday, noon-4 p.m. October: Saturday and Sunday, noon-4 p.m. The house is also open Memorial Day, Labor Day, and Columbus Day.Handout