Merritt Parkway

National Scenic BywayConnecticut
Length 37.0 mi / 59.5 km
Time to Allow Allow one hour to drive the byway.

There are no fees for traveling the byway.

Set in natural surroundings, Merritt Parkway's significant design brilliantly integrates the craft of the engineer and the artist. The bridges along the route are excellent examples of Art Deco, or Art Moderne, styles of the 1920s and 1930s. Magnificent foliage abounds in both spring and fall.

Local Information

CT Commission on Culture & Tourism