Town of Guilford

Guilford, settled in 1639, is a charming town rich in history, with lots to offer the modern-day visitor. Guilford is known for its Town Green, which has been voted, “Best in New England.”   With the feel of an old New England village, the Green is the center of activity, playing host to unique shopping and dining, galleries, historic sightseeing, and numerous family-friendly events and activities. Bustling Route One in Guilford also offers our guests many varied attractions. Guilford is blessed with nature’s treasurers; including the seashore, lakes, rivers, forests, hills, and granite ledges. You can spend time boating, hiking, biking, or just relaxing at the beach. Click here for town-wide recreational areas. Golfers can also enjoy a round of golf on one of the top-rated executive par 3 courses in New England. Whether you enjoy a leisurely stroll or prefer a Segway tour, Guilford offers something for everyone, young and old alike. Please come and visit our gem on the shoreline, and discover a piece of Connecticut history.