Discovering the National Heritage Corridor in The Last Green Valley

What is the Last Green Valley?

Plan your visit to national heritage corridor the Last Green ValleyThe Last Green Valley is the 35-town National Heritage Corridor in eastern Connecticut and south-central Massachusetts. It’s also a member supported, non-profit stewardship organization working for you in the National Heritage Corridor. We help you to care for it, enjoy it, and pass it on.

With more than 1 million visitors last year, The Last Green Valley has something for everyone.
♦ Learn what eating local is all about
♦ Paddle the Nation Recreation Water Trails on the Quinebaug and Willimantic Rivers
♦ Explore the local history that helped launch this nation
♦ Discover the Route 169 National Scenic Byway
♦ Visit a farm, and get lost in a corn maze
♦ Hike through miles of forested trails
♦ Browse our intriguing and unique shops
♦ And then enjoy the comfort of one of our charming inns.

Ashford – Brimfield – Brooklyn – Canterbury – Chaplin – Charlton – Coventry
Dudley – East Brookfield – Eastford – Franklin – Griswold – Hampton – Holland – Killingly
Lebanon – Lisbon – Mansfield – Norwich – Oxford – Plainfield – Pomfret – Preston
Putnam – Scotland – Southbridge – Sprague – Sterling – Sturbridge – Thompson
Union – Voluntown – Webster – Windham – Woodstock

Good News for the New Year!

We are pleased to announce that Congress has taken a significant step to ensure the future of this special place. Because we are blessed with significant natural, cultural, and historic resources of national importance, Congress has extended the National Heritage Corridor’s ability to receive federal funds through 2021. While this measure does not guarantee any […]


This Month’s Winner Is….

Maggie M. from Sterling, CT, is the winner of the November website Quiz, which asked, “Who was this year’s “Mr. Walktober” and what is his career (ie: butcher, baker, candlestick maker)?  She correctly identified Nick Bellantoni, state archaeologist (recently retired) as this year’s Mr. Walktober.   Maggie will receive a TLGV membership package and a 2015 […]


The Last Green Valley is Offering Wonderful Gifts this Holiday Season!

‘Tis the season to give, and The Last Green Valley is a wonderful gift. The 35 towns in northeastern Connecticut and south central Massachusetts each have something unique and different for you to love and share with your friends and family.  Gifts of membership and donations made in honor of those you love are gifts […]


Upcoming Events

  1. Winter Wonderful Snow and Savings at Old Sturbridge Village

    February 1 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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    Every day until February 1, 2015
  2. WinterFresh Market

    February 1 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every week until February 22, 2015
  3. Winter Tales for the Trails

    February 1 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  4. Edwin Way Teale & the Literary Character of Trail Wood

    February 1 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  5. Violin and Viola Lessons (Ages 5 – Adult)

    February 2 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every week until March 9, 2015

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