Edaville was only an hour out of my way, so no biggie. I hadn't expected much, anyway. My next destination was Mystic Seaport. I had been there in 1978 as well. It is a reconstruction of a seaport village. It was nice to see the dated buildings and the ship/boats in the water. It was worth the morning visit.
The village is interesting, of itself:
Of course, what is a seaport with boats and ships:
One exhibit that I like was a scale model of the area.