Hyland House Museum, Guilford

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The Hyland House Museum or Hyland-Wildman House is a historic house museum at 84 Boston Road in Guilford, Connecticut. Built in 1713, it is one of the town's best-preserved houses of that period. It has been open to the public as a museum since 1918, under the auspices of a local historic preservation group. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1976. The house features Colonial-era furnishings and artifacts.
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  • The Hyland House is a living piece of history because there are still dedicated folks with a lust for preserving ancient wood and rock of generations past which without their curiosity and...  more »
  • I was driving by and saw the "open" sign, so rang the bell. The docent was well informed and knowledgeable about colonial life. The house is well kept and unique for an early 18th century colonial...  more »
  • You can get lost in time here! Seriously, I could have moved in and lived happily ever after! No modern day distractions. Loved the herb garden! I highly recommend you visit Hyland House.
  • Great if you love to learn about historic guilford!

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