The City of Danbury, CT
Danbury is a popular city in the state of Connecticut with a total of 79,743 residents living there. Danbury is ranked as the seventh most populated city in Connecticut and the 356th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Fairfield County. The largest nearby city to Danbury is Yonkers, approximately 38 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Danbury, including Thang-Long Vietnamese Restaurant, Jeffrey's Chinese Kitchen, Sonny Side Up, Burger King and Panda Garden. For a larger selection of Danbury restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Danbury Golf Courses, Museums and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Danbury Railway Museum, Ridgewood Country Club, Richter Park Golf Course, Danbury Museum and Historical Society and Sunset Hill Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Danbury please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 4 airports are located in or near Danbury:
- Bridgeport Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR)
- Danbury Municipal Airport (DXR)
- Poughkeepsie Dutchess County Airport (POU)
- Waterbury - Oxford Airport (OXC)
Danbury, Connecticut Climate and WeatherIn the month of February, Danbury experiences an average high temperature of 39 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in February are usually about 19 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.08 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Danbury with daytime temperatures averaging 79 degrees in the summer, and 38 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Danbury to receive an average of 3.79 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.7 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 106 degrees in the summer and as low as -18 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Danbury should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 62 degrees, and nighttime lows of 39.
Danbury, Connecticut Attractions
1Akin Free Library - , Pawling, , , , , village,
The Akin Free Library on Quaker Hill is a historic eclectic late Victorian stone building in the hamlet of Quaker Hill, town of Pawling, Dutchess County, New York in the US, listed in the National Register of Historic Places as a historic place of local significance since 1991.
2Arena at Harbor Yard - Bridgeport,
The Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard is a 10,000-seat multi-purpose arena in Bridgeport, Connecticut, built alongside The Ballpark at Harbor Yard. The Arena opened on October 10, 2001 and is managed by Centerplate. Webster Bank entered into a 10-year $3.5 million agreement with the City of Bridgeport for naming rights of the Arena on January 6, 2011.
3Barnum Museum - Bridgeport,
The Barnum Museum is a museum in Bridgeport, Connecticut in the US with an extensive collection related to P. T. Barnum and the history of Bridgeport, Connecticut housed in an historic building on the National Register of Historic Places.
4Bartlett Arboretum and Gardens - Stamford,
The Bartlett Arboretum and Gardens contains 91 acres of parkland, gardens, landscapes, and hiking trails, that focus on the regional plants, ecology and character of Southwestern New England. The Arboretum is open and accessible to the public every day of the year. It is located at 151 Brookdale Road in Stamford, Connecticut in the US.
5Beardsley Zoo - Bridgeport,
The Beardsley Zoo, located in Bridgeport, Connecticut, is the only zoo in the state of Connecticut. It includes one of few carousels in the state.
6Beekman Country Club -Taconic/Highland - , Hopewell Junction,
The Beekman Country Club -Taconic/Highland is an 18 hole public golf course in Dutchess County New York. This course is located in the city of Hopewell Junction. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 914-226-7700.
Address: 11 Country Club Rd, Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
7Bellamy-Ferriday House and Garden - Bethlehem,
Bellamy-Ferriday House and Garden is a historic house on Main Street North and West Street in Bethlehem, Connecticut. It was built in 1760 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.
8Bellarmine Museum of Art - Fairfield,
The Bellarmine Museum of Art is an art museum that can be found on the campus of Fairfield University in Fairfield, Connecticut. The museum features Classical, Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Celtic and Asian art and artifacts in three distinct galleries totaling 2,700 square feet of space.
9Black Course at D. Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course - Fairfield,
The Black Course at D. Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course is a 36 hole public golf course in Connecticut. Built in 1934, this Fairfield course is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 203-373-5911. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 2390 Easton Tnpk, Fairfield, CT 6432
10Blue/Blue Course at Rockleigh Golf Course - , Rockleigh,
The Blue/Blue Course at Rockleigh Golf Course is a 27 hole public golf course in Bergen County New Jersey. Built in 1964, this Rockleigh course designed by Alfred H. Tull is open mar 15 to dec 15. For tee time information call the pro shop at 201-768-6353. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 15 Paris Ave, Rockleigh, NJ 7647
Danbury, Connecticut Hotels
7Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Danbury - I-84
89 Mill Plain Road
Danbury, CT 06811
Danbury, Connecticut Restaurants
This is a list of Danbury Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out, Korean Restaurants, Pizza Restaurants and Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops. Happy Dining!
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