The City of Norwalk, CT
Norwalk is a popular city in the state of Connecticut with a total of 83,802 residents living there. Norwalk is ranked as the sixth most populated city in Connecticut and the 331st most populated city in the United States, and is located in Fairfield County. The largest nearby city to Norwalk is Yonkers, approximately 34 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Norwalk, including Thali Regional Cruisine of India, Sangeet Fine Indian Cuisine, Lombardi Pizza, Redding Roadhouse and Station House Restaurant. For a larger selection of Norwalk restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Norwalk Botanical Gardens, Museums and/or Golf Courses, including the The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Putnam Memorial State Park, Weir Farm National Historic Site, Ridgefield Golf Course and Highstead Arboretum. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Norwalk please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 4 airports are located in or near Norwalk:
- Bridgeport Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR)
- Danbury Municipal Airport (DXR)
- Poughkeepsie Dutchess County Airport (POU)
- Waterbury - Oxford Airport (OXC)
Norwalk, Connecticut Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Norwalk experiences an average high temperature of 64 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 40 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.89 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Norwalk with daytime temperatures averaging 80 degrees in the summer, and 39 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Norwalk to receive an average of 3.73 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.09 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 103 degrees in the summer and as low as -15 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Norwalk 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 40.
Norwalk, 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.
2American 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.
3American Merchant Marine Museum - , Kings Point,
The United States Merchant Marine Academy is one of the five United States service academies. It is charged with training officers for the United States Merchant Marine, branches of the military, or the transportation industry.
4Arena 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.
5Bailey Arboretum - , Locust Valley,
The Bailey Arboretum is a 42-acre arboretum located in Lattingtown, New York, a small village on the North Shore of Long Island.
6Barnum 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.
7Bartlett 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.
8Bartow-Pell Mansion - , Bronx,
The Bartow-Pell Mansion is a New York City landmark and museum that is situated in northern portion of Pelham Bay Park in The Bronx. Originally the Robert and Marie Lorillard Bartow House, the residence and estate date back to 1654. The Lords of the Manor of Pelham once owned the home which was later enlarged, renovated and remodeled in the Federal style. The current house was built between 1836 and 1842. Ownership of the house passed between the Bartow and Pell families until it was finally sold to the City of New York in 1888 by descendants of the Bartow family.
9Beardsley 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.
10Beekman 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
Norwalk, Connecticut Hotels
Norwalk, Connecticut Restaurants
This is a list of Norwalk Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Indian Restaurants, Continental Cuisine Restaurants, Seafood and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
Published January 17, 2012
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