Beautiful New England Town
I've lived here 13 years. If you love small New England towns, you'll love Newtown. We have a beautiful historic Main Street filled with some handsome vintage homes, our town hall, library and the General Store, which has great sandwiches, by the way. You can catch a movie for just $2 at our town hall move theater. While you're there, check out the murals in the stairwells of town hall, done by a local artist.
There is a lot of history here. Our town historian, a retired college professor, often gives some fascinating lectures at the Meeting House.
We have 2 beautiful parks in the center of town as well, The Pleasance (next to the police station), and Ram Pasture, with its pond and fountain. Newtown is famous for a few things, including its annual Labor Day parade, its annual book sale and its flagpole set in the heart of our historic district. We also have a fun antique auction house, foreign films shown regularly at the library, three book clubs, a lot of Read More