The City of Groton, CT
Groton is a popular city in the state of Connecticut with a total of 9,365 residents living there. Groton is ranked as the nineteenth most populated city in Connecticut and the 2606th most populated city in the United States, and is located in New London County. The largest nearby city to Groton is Norwich, approximately 11 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Groton, including Wokery, Marriott Mystic Hotel and Spa, Pizza Express, Gus's Pizza Restaurant and Subway Sandwiches & Salads. For a larger selection of Groton restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Groton Museums, Golf Courses and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Birch Plain Golf Course & Driving Range, U.S. Navy Submarine Force Museum and Library, Shennecossett Golf Club, Nathan Lester House and Jabez Smith House. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Groton please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 4 airports are located in or near Groton:
- Block Island State Airport (BID)
- Groton - New London Airport (GON)
- Montauk Airport (MTP)
- Westerly State Airport (WST)
Groton, Connecticut Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Groton experiences an average high temperature of 62 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 43 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.98 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Groton with daytime temperatures averaging 78 degrees in the summer, and 40 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Groton to receive an average of 4.08 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.94 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 101 degrees in the summer and as low as -14 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Groton should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 60 degrees, and nighttime lows of 41.
Groton, Connecticut Attractions
1Amelia Cottage Museum - , Amagansett,
The Amelia Cottage Museum, sometimes referred to as Miss Amelia's Cottage & Roy Lester Carriage House, on Montauk Highway in Amagansett, New York, is operated by the Amagansett Historical Society as a museum of family life in Amagansett over three centuries. The house was built in 1725 for Catherine Schellinger and moved to its current location in 1794. The last known occupant, Mary Amelia Schellinger, was born in the house in 1841 and lived there until she died in 1930.
2Anderson's Glen Course at Blackledge Country Club - Hebron,
The Anderson's Glen Course at Blackledge Country Club is a 36 hole public golf course in Tolland County Connecticut. Built in 1995, this Hebron course designed by G. Cornish, B. Silva & M. Mungeam is open mar 1 to dec 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 860-228-0250. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 180 W St, Hebron, CT 6248
3Ashbel Woodward House - , Franklin,
The Ashbel Woodward House is a museum that is situated in Franklin, Connecticut. The house was built in 1835 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places on April 8, 1992.
4Banner Lodge Country Club - Moodus,
The Banner Lodge Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Middlesex County Connecticut. Built in 1945, this Moodus course designed by Donald Ross is open apr 1 to dec 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 860-873-9075. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 10 Banner Rd, Moodus, CT 6469
5Beaver River Golf Club - , Richmond,
The Beaver River Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Washington County Rhode Island. designed by 2001 is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 401-539-6022. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 343 Kingstown Rd, Richmond, RI 2892
6Birch Plain Golf Course & Driving Range - Groton,
The Birch Plain Golf Course & Driving Range is an 18 hole public golf course in New London County Connecticut. Built in 1965, this Groton course designed by Armando Baldelli is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 860-445-9918. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 119 High Rock Rd, Groton, CT 6340
7Block Island Southeast Light - , Block Island,
Block Island Southeast Light is a lighthouse that can be found on the southeastern shore of Block Island, Rhode Island. The lighthouse signals sea traffic coming from the Atlantic Ocean into the waters of Block Island and Long Island Sound, and remains an active navigational aid to sea vessels. It was designated a U.S. National Historic Landmark in 1997.
8Brooklyn Country Club - Danielson,
The Brooklyn Country Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Windham County Connecticut. is open mar 1 to dec 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 860-779-2400. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 170 S St, Danielson, CT 6239
9Capt. Nathaniel B. Palmer House - Stonington,
Capt. Nathaniel B. Palmer House is a historic house in Stonington, Connecticut that was the home of Nathaniel Brown Palmer. Palmer was a seal hunter and a pioneering Antarctic explorer. The house is a transitional style between the Greek revival and the Victorian Italianate. The house was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1996.,,
10Cedar Ridge Golf Course - East Lyme,
The Cedar Ridge Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in New London County Connecticut. Built in 1964, this East Lyme course is open mar 1 to dec 1. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 860-691-4568. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 34 Drabik Rd, East Lyme, CT 6333
Groton, Connecticut Hotels
Groton, Connecticut Restaurants
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