DEER ISLE GRANITE MUSEUM
Main St., downtown Stonington. (207) 367-6331. Open June – September.
Stonington was – and still is – a home to major granite quarrying industries. Crotch Island Quarry is not open to the public but the Deer Isle Granite Museum gives a glimpse of the history of quarrying in the area. They have a working model of an old quarry which is fascinating for people of all ages. Stonington granite has been featured in many famous buildings and monuments in Boston, NYC, and Washington DC.
RED BARN FARM
Route 15, Stonington. (207) 367-5100. Open daily, year round.
The Brewers new goat farm sells fresh plain and seasoned goat cheese, goat milk soap, and fresh eggs. If they’re not busy they’re more than glad to let you meet the goats and show you their farm!
13 Atlantic Ave., downtown Stonington. (207) 367-2297. Open year round!
Coastside Bio-Resources makes nutritional supplements for pets and humans. Their patented sea cucumber based products improve flexibility from those suffering from joint stiffness and arthritis. Retail store. Wholesale orders accepted.