Welcome

greetingsWelcome to the Thames River Heritage Park! Here you will learn all about this exciting new park along the Thames River in southeastern Connecticut. Learn its storied history and follow its amazing progress as it moves from a great idea to an even greater attraction.

As momentum builds, the community at large has rallied in true Yankee spirit to propel the park towards its opening day. People young and old from all walks of life, including historians, government employees, educators, tourism advocates, artists and transportation experts have all registered their support, and in some cases put their shoulders to the wheel, making this a true community collaboration.

This great story is not finished. The next chapter includes you. Be there to share the work and the ultimate reward–a world-class park that will stand as a modern example of a model public-private partnership. Come along as we forge ahead building a world-class attraction to spotlight our vibrant region for all the world to see.