Main Street

Canton, CT

Main Street

Canton, CT

Brought to you by Collinsville Merchants Association

banner FB Insta G+ welcome to collinsville sign

Welcome to Collinsville Historic Section of Canton, CT

twitter logo-blue box
Wooden bridge

Historical Value

You will be amazed by how little has changed in this town since the early 1900s, Most of the buildings were built to house and support employees of the Collins Company, which thrived from 1826 - 1966.

From shopping to browsing Collinsville offers you a selection of merchants that offer everything from antiques to contemporary crafts. Visit Antiques on the Farmington with over 70 dealers located in a former Collins Axe Company building.

Relax and refresh

You'll be able to choose from local lodging in Collinsville or area lodging in Avon, Simsbury, Farmington or Granby, CT. For more information visit:


Refresh yourself with a light lunch or take advantage of the variety of cuisine available from the Lasalle market, or local pubs, and bistros.

Bring your camera

You'll want to pack your fishing gear, hiking gear, and bring your camera. Collinsville offers outdoor activities like canoeing, kayaking, or fishing on the Farmington River. You can also enjoy a leisurely stroll or brisk jog along the Farmington Valley Greenway.


Bring your camera because there are many photo opportunities to capture around this scenic historic village!

kayaking CanoeDemo welcome to collinsville sign