Lots of history in this beautiful area of Connecticut. Mystic Seaport and Old Mistick Village are a “must-see” if you enjoy learning how our forefathers lived and worked the ocean for food.
New London was a whaling port and the Coast Guard Academy is located there, as well as Ocean Beach Park. River Queen Sightseeing tours of the Groton and New London area offer a jam-packed boat tour.
This beautiful area is located only about 120 miles from New York City. So if you want to elope in Connecticut, please click the link above to view some wonderful places to elope.
To elope in Connecticut you must have a valid Connecticut marriage license. You may obtain your license in any county throughout Connecticut. Please call the nearest town, county or city clerk to ask details about specific requirements for your wedding. Here is a summary of the license requirements in Connecticut:
Minimum age: 18
Cost for License: $30
Waiting Period: None
License Valid for: 65 days
Blood Test: None