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The Coastal Center at Milford Point

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Beautiful nature find

A little get away within a little city that you don't want to miss. Great spot for wildlife... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
jmurphybrown
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Milford, Connecticut
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great hidden gem

we found the costal center in the spring when exploring after we moved near the area. Nice welcome... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Holly B
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Easton, Pennsylvania
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1 Milford Point Rd, Milford, CT 06460-5221
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

A little get away within a little city that you don't want to miss. Great spot for wildlife viewing, walks on beach, shady seating and informative nature center. Never been crowded on any of my visits, check it out.

Thank jmurphybrown
Reviewed August 6, 2018

we found the costal center in the spring when exploring after we moved near the area. Nice welcome center and you could explore both the ocean and marsh sides. Noticed a flyer for programs and summer camps the CT Audubon Society offers, decided to sign...More

Thank Holly B
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Had a couple of hours between appointments and decided to head out to the Coastal Center for a peek. Small kid camp going on but had no issues, Purple Martin Houses were packed with birds and the marsh (low tide) was interesting from the viewing...More

Thank rlcaroti1918
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a short visit. They have two cameras showing nest of Purple Warblers and Ospreys with young in the nests. Nice short walk to sound side. Very nice and quiet. Great for bird watching.

Thank turnmaster
Reviewed January 3, 2018

This short drive takes you to a totally different dimension of this area. Peaceful, scenic and quiet, it evokes Cape Cod or some other New England beach location. Climb the tower for a stunning view and definitely walk out to the beach on the point....More

Thank ParkerSturbridge
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Feels like you're completely removed from the area when you spend time here. There's 2 sides to explore: The marsh side, which is viewable by an observation tower and is spectacular at sunset. And the sound side, which features a small pond/inlet, and sandy, natural...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed August 17, 2017

If you want to appreciate nature, then there is nothing better to discover the Coastal marsh area, see the different wildlife including an eagle family that lives near by. Great place to relax.

Thank TinaConnecticut
Reviewed June 3, 2017

Plan to spend some time, it's more than just a quick ankle around the shore. Depending on season the variety of bird life is astounding. We have spotted a Golden Eagle, a Bald Eagle. Warblers of all types. Shore side is great but marsh side...More

Thank Valery M
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Much to see and learn. See the coastal marsh areas, see the wildlife that live there. Learn about nature.

Thank Tim H
Reviewed April 15, 2017

My son attended the biology camp last June 2016 and he loved it! Staff is friendly and caring, Highly recommended.

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