The City of Meriden, CT
Meriden is a popular city in the state of Connecticut with a total of 59,186 residents living there. Meriden is ranked as the tenth most populated city in Connecticut and the 522nd most populated city in the United States, and is located in New Haven County. The largest nearby city to Meriden is Bridgeport, approximately 26 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Meriden, including Palma VEL Mar Restaurant, El Mariachi, Forte's Restaurant, Little Rendezvous and WA Wah Kitchen. For a larger selection of Meriden restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Meriden Golf Courses, including the Jones Course at Lyman Orchards Golf Club, Pistol Creek Golf Club, Indian Springs Golf Club, Timberlin Golf Club and Hunter Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Meriden please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 5 airports are located in or near Meriden:
- Bridgeport Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR)
- Hartford - Brainard Airport (HFD)
- Hartford Bradley Intl. Airport (BDL)
- Tweed - New Haven Regional Airport (HVN)
- Waterbury - Oxford Airport (OXC)
Meriden, Connecticut Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Meriden experiences an average high temperature of 36 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 20 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.54 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Meriden with daytime temperatures averaging 79 degrees in the summer, and 39 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Meriden to receive an average of 4 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.41 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 102 degrees in the summer and as low as -14 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Meriden should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 61 degrees, and nighttime lows of 42.
Meriden, Connecticut Attractions
1Academy Hall (Rocky Hill, Connecticut) - Rocky Hill,
Academy Hall in Rocky Hill, Connecticut is a Federal style building from 1803. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.
2Airways Golf Course & Country Club - West Suffield,
The Airways Golf Course & Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Hartford County Connecticut. Built in 1977, this West Suffield course designed by Geoffrey Cornish is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 1070 S Grand St, West Suffield, CT 6093
3Alling Memorial Golf Course - New Haven,
The Alling Memorial Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in New Haven County Connecticut. Built in 1930, this New Haven course designed by Robert D. Pryde is open mar 1 to dec 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 203-946-8014. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 35 Eastern St, New Haven, CT 6513
4Allis-Bushnell House - Madison,
Allis-Bushnell House is a historic house at 853 Boston Post Road in Madison, Connecticut.
5American Clock & Watch Museum - Bristol,
The American Clock & Watch Museum, located in Bristol, Connecticut, is one of a very few museums in the US dedicated solely to horology, which is the history, science and art of timekeeping and timekeepers. Located in the heart of historic center of American clockmaking ACWM is the worlds preeminent horological museum in the area of American clocks, primarily industrial made clocks of the 18th and early 20th century.
6Anderson'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
7Arena 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.
8Banner 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
9Barnum 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.
Meriden, Connecticut Hotels
Meriden, Connecticut Restaurants
This is a list of Meriden Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out and Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops. Happy Dining!
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