Museum of Connecticut History http://www.museumofcthistory.org/
Here is the homepage for the Museum of Connecticut History at the Connecticut State Library.
Connecticut State Archives http://www.ctstatelibrary.org/organizational-unit/state-archives
Here is the homepage for the Connecticut State Archives.
DEEP Connecticut State Parks and Forests http://www.ct.gov/deep/cwp/view.asp?a=2716&q=325086&depNav_GID=1650&dsftns=46417
Here is the homepage for Connecticut State Parks and Forests from the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (DEEP).
Welcome to CT Tourism http://www.ctvisit.com/
Here is the official state tourism website for Connecticut.
Welcome to ConneCTkids http://www.kids.ct.gov/kids/site/default.asp
Here is the official state government kids site all about the state of Connecticut.
Other State Links
50states.com: Connecticut http://www.50states.com/alabama.htm
The site provides a wealth of information about Connecticut. It includes everything from the highest point to county profile to climate.
Things To Do in Connecticut http://www.thingstodo.com/states/CT/index.htm
ThingsToDo.com is an online guide to information about Connecticut's entertainment, recreation, and travel, and includes the state's interesting facts, famous people, and special events.
FedStats: MapStat: United States: Connecticut http://www.fedstats.gov/qf/states/09000.html
Fast access to statistics from more than 100 federal agencies on "economic and population trends, crime, education, health care, aviation safety, energy use, farm production and more" in Connecticut.
Connecticut is home to the oldest U.S. newspaper still being published: The Hartford Courant, established in 1764.
The world's first written constitution, the Fundamental Orders, was created in 1639 by English settlements that united to form the Connecticut Colony. That's why Connecticut is often referred to as the Constitution State!
Connecticut natives were very patriotic during the Revolutionary War (1775-1783). About half of George Washington's troops in New York in 1776 were from Connecticut!
Some Famous People from this State
Benedict Arnold, American Revolutionary general
P.T. Barnum, showperson and co-founder of Barnum and Bailey's Circus
Dorothy Hamill, Olympic gold medalist and now professional ice skater with the Ice Capades
Katherine Hepburn, actress
Harriet Beecher Stowe, author of many novels, including the anti-slavery Uncle Tom's Cabin