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Welcome to the Putnam Traveler, a quarterly newspaper created to support tourism and communities in Northeastern Connecticut and beyond. The Putnam Traveler is your source for activites, events, and information about antiques, the arts, dining, shopping, attractions, & so much more in Connecticut's Quiet Corner.

Each issue offers itinerary ideas, spotlight new businesses and compelling feature stories about the Quiet Corner's intriguing places and personalities. A map of Downtown Putnam is available in the print version and here online.

The Putnam Traveler is a non-profit newspaper mailed for free to residents of Putnam, Pomfret, Woodstock. It is also distributed to local businesses, advertisers and Visitor Centers in Northeastern Connecticut and South Central Massachusetts, where you can pick up a complimentary copy. You can also read it here online.

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Current Issue


This issue of the Putnam Traveler features hidden gems and ideas for visitors and residents to enjoy Fall and the Holiday Season in the Quiet Corner! Fall foliage and beautiful views can be enjoyed by car, bike or by foot, some you may not even know existed.

If you enjoy shopping, this is the place to be, there aresome wonderful unique shops popping up throughout the area. There are a bounty of unique ways to enjoy the Holidays in the Quiet Corner, discover classy and fun events going on throughout the season! History lovers will enjoy learning more about the Prudence Crandall Museum, which is designated as part of the Connecticut Freedom Trail.


Dining is another popular attraction here and we have plenty of award-winning restaurants to satisfy any taste, Roots Down recently received Best New Restaurant & Hidden Gem by Connecticut Magazine. Last but not least, if you love live music, we have much to offer including the Northeastern Connecticut Orchestra, who knew?

We hope you enjoy this issue of The PutnamTraveler, please let our advertisers know you found them here!

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