July 06, 2020 1 min read

This is another great time of year to visit Mystic. All the summer shrubs and flowers are blooming. Many shops and businesses have their own well tended gardens and outdoor patios. Go for a walk through the side streets and view private gardens with lots of magical plantings. 

 

Engine Room Mystic

Large bed of daisies at the Engine Room restaurant

engine room outside dining mystic

Beautiful outdoor dining umbrellas on the Engine Room restaurant patio

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Daisies, flags, roses and yacht Double Eagle

Lis Bakery mystic ct

Lis Bakery artfully designed planter boxes and wonderful pastries and desserts

Lis bakery summer planter mystic

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S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, fabulous plantings and outdoor seating nearby

S&P Oyster restaurant gardens mystic

coreopsis in Mystic

On the side street towards Mystic Seaport, yellow coreopsis, pink rambling roses and a cool ship up on the ways

roses and mystic seaport

 

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Mystic River Park, a special gem in downtown Mystic, lots of hydrangeas, water views and a playground nearby

hydrangeas in Mystic Ctroses and mystic playground

 

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Found a rock in the flower bed!

kayak and SUP rentals Mystic ct

 Blue Heaven kayak and paddle board rentals always set up at the end of Cottrell St. down the street from our workshop and store

 cottage garden mystic ct

Mystic side streets have lots of surprises including some captain houses from the 1700s and a ships carpenter's house from the 1800's

cottage garden mystic ctCaptain Daniel Denison house mystic

Captain Daniel Denison House Mystic CT

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Inviting patio dining on Holmes St. at Anthony J's Bistro. A few doors down from our other shop. Cool bistro chairs!

geraniums Holmes St Mystic CT

hidden outdoor dining patio mystic

 double ender row boat mystic ct

No photo safari through Mystic is complete without a dinghy photo!

Sue Waterman
Sue Waterman


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