Discover Milford: an idyllic, historic New England community on the Connecticut coast just 60 miles from Manhattan.
Over 17 miles of coastline to explore.
Situated on Long Island Sound and flanked by the the mouth of the Housatonic River, you’ll find numerous beaches, a bustling harbor, coastal marshes, and a varied and beautiful coast.
Quintessential New England history.
Settled in 1639, Milford is brimming with character from nearly 400 years of history. With a strong Colonial heritage, well preserved neighborhoods harken to the past and offer a glimpse into yesteryear.
We do hidden gems really well.
From shore to forest, there’s a diverse mix of neighborhoods and areas to explore. There’s 3 distinct walkable centers, historic districts, numerous parks and attractions, and more.
A vibrant, walkable downtown.
Numerous restaurants and bars, unique shopping, frequent events, the historic Milford Green, Milford Harbor, and the convenient Metro North rail station are just some of the unique features of this beautiful, walkable downtown.
Never a dull moment.
With a strong community feel, there’s always something going on in the city. From the largest single day event in the state, to gatherings on the green, concerts, and fun activities for kids. Explore our calendar of events to see the latest.