Southwestern Connecticut Sights

Sheffield Island and Lighthouse

  • Washington and N. Water Sts. Map It
  • Norwalk
  • Nautical Site/Lighthouse

Published 08/07/2014

Fodor's Review

Adjacent to the Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge, this 3-acre park is a prime spot for a picnic. The 1868 lighthouse has four levels, 10 rooms to explore. Clambakes are held Thursday evenings from June through September. To get here, take a ferry from the Hope Dock.

Sight Information


Hope Dock, Washington and N. Water Sts., Norwalk, Connecticut, 06854, United States

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Sight Details:

  • Round-trip ferry service and lighthouse tour $22
  • Ferry Memorial Day–Labor Day, weekdays at 11 and 3, weekends at 11, 2, and 3:30

Published 08/07/2014


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