Mystic is a lovely seacoast town that embraces the history of its seafaring town.  There is something for everyone and is the perfect destination for a long weekend. The following is our two favorite attractions:

Mystic Aquarium mytravelingkids.com

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It is hard to imagine going to Mystic, Connecticut without a visit to the Mystic Aquarium.  It is an amazing place to see sea creatures in indoor and outdoor exhibits.  There are many hands-on activities that will keep you entertained for hours.  You could also take in a sea lion show, watch feedings, or experience a 4-D movie.    

Mystic Seaport mytravelingkids.com

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As you walk through this town you are transported back in time.  The village is made up of dozens of buildings that are staffed with people playing the roles of wood carvers, shipsmiths, coopers, printers, and many more.