Bridgeport Harbor Station, owned and operated by PSEG Power Connecticut LLC, a subsidiary of Public Service Enterprise Group, has begun construction on Bridgeport Harbor Station 5 (BHS 5), an environmentally friendly power station that harnesses new, cutting-edge technology to power the future of the Greater Bridgeport Region.
The Discovery Museum provides dynamic, hands-on STEM experiences to inspire innate curiosity, learning desire, and spirit of exploration of our guests. The Discovery Museum provides dynamic, hands-on STEM experiences to inspire innate curiosity, learning desire, and spirit of exploration of our guests.
The Inn at Fairfield Beach is the perfect getaway, situated just across the street from the Connecticut shoreline; you can go from the comfort of your room to the relaxation of the surf and spray in just moments while being able to access a great downtown area featuring shops, boutiques, and delicious dining spots. We hope to accommodate you on your next trip to the Fairfield area. Call us ...
Bridgeport is renowned for its public park system, which has led to its official nickname as "the Park City". The city's first public park was the westerly portion of McLevy Green, first set aside as a public square 1806, although the Clinton Park Militia Grounds (1666) and Old Mill Green (1717) were set aside earlier as public commons by the towns of Fairfield and Stratford, respectively.
About Housatonic Museum of Art The Housatonic Museum of Art (HMA) is home to one of the premier college art collections in the United States. Its collection offers students and the community alike the opportunity to view works that span the history of art from the ancient to the contemporary.
Bridgeport. The southernmost mile of the river is navigable from Long Island Sound by most vessels. The Pequonnock River Railroad Bridge was constructed in 1902 and is a notable crossing in Bridgeport. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987.
Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument, Bridgeport Bridgeport honors the local men who served in the Civil War with an elaborate monument in Seaside Park. The monument features a large, granite base with several decorative elements that narrows into a shaft topped by a bronze allegorical figure representing the United States.
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The first statue erected in Bridgeport’s Seaside Park honors local industrialist and Civil War hero Elias Howe, Jr. The monument was dedicated in 1884 to honor Howe, who invented the first practical sewing machine and built a Bridgeport factory to build the machines.
Park Monitors are always available for questions or assistance. The aerial trails at The Adventure Park are color-coded and welcome challenge levels from age five through adult. In short, there is something for just about everyone who wants to climb and zip through the trees at The Adventure Park.
Tongue Point (Bridgeport Breakwater) Lighthouse Gallantly standing on Bridgeport Harbor’s western shore is a little black lighthouse affectionately called “The Bug.” Only thirty-one feet tall, it has survived the wrecking ball and played guinea pig for a failed invention.