Waterbury also nicknamed as Brass City is a US city in Connecticut on the Naugatuck River. It is 33 miles southwest of Hartford and 77 miles northeast of New York City. The city got its nickname from the fact that it was a leading centre in US for the manufacture of brassware in 19th century. It was also called the “Brass Capital of the World”. Another famous product, the city was also known for Robert H. Ingersoll’s one-dollar pocket watch.
The city Waterbury is home to Post University and regional campuses of the University of Connecticut, University of Bridgeport, Western Connecticut State University as well as Naugatuck Valley Community College.
Places to explore:
- Union Station Clockwater: It was constructed by the world-famous architectural firm of McKim, Mead & White of New York for the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad Company. The clockwater is 240 feet high and has 318 steps and was made by Seth Thomas Co.
- Carrie Welton Fountain: It is a 2,500 pound statue on the Carrie Welton Fountain on the east end of the Green. It was made in the memory of Caroline Josephine Welton’s black stallion, Knight, and her love of animals.
- The Apothecary Building
- Ben Franklin Statue
- Christopher Columbus Statue
- Harrub Pilgrim Memorial
- Timexpo Museum
- Palace Theatre
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