Many of New Haven’s most interesting sights can be found within easy driving distance of Milford, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. The Westfield Connecticut Post Mall and the Silver Sands State Park are amongst the many popular places to discover here. If you have time, don’t miss the Savin Rock Conference Center and the Oak Street Beach.
If you are travelling with kids, let them run around at the child-friendly attractions nearby. Take a tour of Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport, and learn about some of the most interesting creatures in the world.
If the sun is shining, do what the locals do and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. Feel the breeze through your hair at one of the area’s beaches, for example the Sandy Point Beach in West Haven.
Unwind on the fairways and hit the fairways such as the Yale Golf Course.
Sports fans visiting Milford should head to Ballpark at Harbor Yard, Bridgeport to see the Bridgeport Bluefish taking on visiting rivals. On match days follow the procession of navy blue, aqua, silver and white, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join local baseball lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
For a real taste of Milford, consider booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Hyatt Place Milford, the Springhill Suites Milford and the Red Roof Inn Milford are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.