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Gillette Castle State Park

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Teri & Gary
Teri & Gary
August 10, 2018
Lovely grounds for picnics, hiking, visiting the castle
Alisha
Alisha
July 31, 2018
Neat family-friendly spot to visit
Maria
Maria
May 31, 2018
The castle is stunning and it offers excellent views of the Connecticut River
Jess
Jess
May 22, 2018
If you are here in the summer, you don't want to miss this place! Lots of trails, but also tons of history! This "castle" overlooks the CT River and was the home of famous actor William Gillette who played "Sherlock Holmes." Tours available.
Sara
Sara
March 1, 2018
State park with a castle built for William Gillette, the actor who portrayed Sherlock Holmes on stage. He lived here from 1919-1937. The castle is open Thursday - Sunday.

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Posizione
East Haddam, CT 06423