• Tall ships docked at Fort Trumbull during OpSail 2012.

  • The Coast Guard Barque Eagle docked at its home port in New London.

  • The Thames Base Ball Club of New London plays vintage ball at Fort Trumbull.

  • Crowds enjoy the surf and Summer sun at Ocean Beach Park.

  • Art lovers enjoy work at the annual Salon des Independants at Hygienic Galleries.

  • A fish-eye's view of the majestically renovated Garde Arts Theater.

  • A community parade passes City Hall on State Street.

  • A bustling Waterfront Park during SailFest.

  • A lone tug passes Harbor Light on a foggy day on the Thames River.

  • The Reducers rock the boardwalk at Ocean Beach.


New London City Hall
181 State Street
New London, CT 06320

PHONE (860) 447-5200
HOURS Monday-Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

New London Recreation Department

New London Recreation Department Earns

National Accreditation in Parks and Recreation

Mark of distinction recognizes commitment to highest level of service to the community

New London Recreation Department joins the ranks of the elite park and recreation agencies and departments across the country by earning accreditation through the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA) and the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA).  This distinguished accomplishment was awarded during the 2013 NRPA Congress and Exposition.  The City of New London is the first agency in Connecticut and one of three in New England to receive national accreditation.

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Contact Information

Address: 111 Union Street
              New London, CT

Tommie Major
Phone: (860) 447-5230

Sharon Bousquet
Program Coordinator
Phone: (860) 447-5230

Lori DeLucca
Secretary Recreation 
Phone: (860) 447-5230

Ellen Kleckner 
Coordinator of Youth Services, New London Youth Affairs
Phone: (860) 442-4994