Hartford Skyline at Night

Living in Greater Hartford

Learn about the Area and Network

Connecticut Government Site
MetroHartford Alliance
Hartford Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs
Farmington Valley Visitorís Association
Connecticut Office of Tourism
Central CT Tourism
CTNOW Best of Hartford 2017

Rich Culture and History

Connecticut Historical Society Museum and Library
Old Sturbridge Village
Mark Twain House and Museum
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
Hillstead Museum
Stanley Whitman House
Noah Webster House
Pequot Museum

Come by Car, Boat, Plane, Train, or Bike

Amtrak Hartford Station
Bradley International Airport
Metro-North Railroad (Nearby Stations in New Haven and Waterbury)
Bridgeport Ferry
Farmington Valley (Walking and Biking) Trails Council


Hartford Courant

Connecticut State Capitol

Fun with Children

The Childrenís Museum of Connecticut
Connecticut Science Center
Lutz Childrenís Museum
Beardsley Zoo
Dinosaur State Park
Kid City Museum

Fun for All Ages

Six Flags New England
Farmington River Tubing
CT Wine Trail
Lake Compounce
Basketball Hall of Fame

Science and Fine Art Museums

Connecticut Science Center and Museum
American Clock and Watch Museum
Mystic Seaport
Mystic Aquarium
New England Air Museum
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
The New Britain Museum of American Art
Florence Griswold Museum

Shopping Destinations

West Farms Mall
Blueback Square
Buckland Hills Mall
Evergreen Walk

Local Athletics

UConn Huskies
AHL Hockey Hartford Wolf Pack
Minor League Baseball Hartford Yard Goats

Theaters and Live Music

XL Center
The Bushnell Performing Arts Center
GoodSpeed Opera House
XFinity Theatre
Hartford Symphony
Concora: Connecticut Choral Artists
Hartford Chorale
Foxwoods Casino Entertainment
Mohegan Sun Casino Entertainment
Elizabeth Park- Summer Concert Series
Evergreen Walk- Summer Concert Series

Hartford and the Connecticut River