Welcome to Downtown Mystic

Nestled along both banks of the Mystic River, is one of New England’s premier tourist destinations.  Historic Downtown Mystic has a rich tradition as a waterside community that makes our locals happy to call it home, and our visitors feeling like it’s their second home.

Explore everything historic Downtown Mystic has to offer. Browse a unique selection of clothing, books, home decor and more at 80 independently-owned shops. Experience the diverse culinary landscape of the area’s best restaurants. From classic American to Italian, seafood staples to rustic pub fare and sweet bakery treats, Downtown Mystic is a foodie’s dream. There are plenty of waterfront activities for the whole family to enjoy as well. Go kayaking along the Mystic River or catch a free summer concert at Mystic River Park. Stay a while at one of four charming New England inns.

Come and see what’s new in Downtown Mystic!


Upcoming Events

Cider Monday

November 28 All day

Instead of buying all your holiday gifts online for Cyber Monday, come to Downtown Mystic for Cider Monday and enjoy a cup of cider while you shop for ...

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