Windsor, Connecticut: Tobacco Museum

No need to visit Cuba -- the world's finest cigar tobacco is in fact grown in Connecticut, and this museum lets you chew a bit on its addictive story. Built inside a tobacco shed.

Connecticut Valley Tobacco Museum

135 Lang Rd, Windsor, CT
Connecticut Valley Tobacco Museum. In Northwest Park, at the end of Lang Rd, which runs north from Prospect Hill Rd.
March to mid-Dec. T-Th, Sa 12-4. (Virus outbreak may affect access to attraction. Call to verify.)
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Display of the world's finest cigars.

Tobacco Museum

A museum dedicated to the history of the tobacco farming industry in the Connecticut River Valley, which apparently produces the best cigar tobacco in the world. Fully restored tobacco curing shed contains lots of antique farm equipment, and a separate building contains cigar memorabilia and tons of photographs. As a's located in a beautiful park.

[Jay, 07/28/2012]

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