University of CT Foundation, 11 Mountain Spring Rd., Farmington Connecticut 06032
860-674-2796 Fax 860-677-7259
The Barney House in Farmington
was built in 1839 by John Treadwell, who became a major supporter of the Amistad Africans. It is a stately 19th century manor on 4 acres, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and is owned and operated by the University of Connecticut Foundation as a conference center.
There are 7 rooms with private bath, a/c, TV, period furnishings, Victorian greenhouse, and tennis. Continental breakfast.
Other Motels, Hotels and Resorts nearby:
(Cheshire) Academy B&B
(Branford) Advanced Motel
(Shelton) AmeriSuites Shelton / Corporate Tower
(Stonington) Another Second Penny Inn
(Wethersfield) Atlantic Inn
(Great Barrington) Barrington Court Motel
10/21 Coming to The Farmington area
Hebron Maple Festival Hebron CT March16-17 Each year thousands of people come from miles around to enjoy and experience the weekend of maple related events.
Seacoast Home and Garden Show Durham NH March23-24 The 19th annual show features more than 225 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for your home.
7th Annual Great International Spring Beer Festival Providence RI April20 Your Beer Festival Admission Ticket will allow you UNLIMITED SAMPLING of more than 250 brewers, live music, food and MUCH MORE at the Rhode Island Convention Center.
New England Folk Festival Mansfield MA April19-21 A fabulous blend of dance, music, crafts, and food from many lands.
Connecticut Sheep, Wool and Fiber Festival Vernon CT April27 The festival, started in 1909 by the CT Sheep Breeders Association, as a program ""to promote the keeping of sheep in Connecticut"", has evolved and expanded into a premier sheep and fiber festival by providing exhibits, demonstrations and over 60 vendors from the sheep, wool and fiber arena.
Spring Plant Sale Westford NH April27 The Middlesex Conservation District will be holding its annual Spring Plant Sale at the 4H Fairgrounds.