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What to Do in Hartford, CT? 35 Hartford, CT Attractions to See

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What to Do in Hartford, CT? 35 Hartford, CT Attractions to See

Introduction - If you are wondering what to do in Hartford, CT, read on and get ideas on 35 attractions to visit...

 
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Watch the Hartford Symphony Orchestra at Bushnell Performing Arts Center

Thing to do 1 - The Hartford Symphony Orchestra plays at the Bushnell Center for Performing Arts. If you enjoy classical music, watching the orchestra...

 
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Visit the Ancient Burying Ground

Thing to do 2 - The Ancient Burying Ground is on the National Register of Historic Places and features a church and cemetery. The church...

 

Make a trip to the Mark Twain House & Museum

Thing to do 3 - Another of the interesting places to see in Hartford is the Mark Twain House & Museum. The American Gothic-style house...

 

Tour the Connecticut State Capitol

Thing to do 4 - Located near Bushnell Park, the Victorian Gothic style Connecticut State Capitol is one of the most famous buildings in the...

 

Travel back in time at Connecticut's Old State House

Thing to do 5 - Connecticut's Old State House was opened in 1796 and is said to be the first building designed by architect Charles...

 

See the Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Arch

Thing to do 6 - The Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Arch is a Gothic-style monument located in Bushnell Park. It pays homage to 400 Hartford...

 
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Spend some time at the Harriet Beecher Stowe Center

Thing to do 7 - The Harriet Beecher Stowe Center is housed in the author's former home. Harriet is known for being an abolitionist and...

 

Take a cruise on the Connecticut River

Thing to do 8 - One of the best things to do in Hartford, CT, is taking a cruise on the Connecticut River. Lady Katherine...

 

Get some fresh air at Bushnell Park

Thing to do 9 - Bushnell Park was one of the first public parks in the United States. Today, it remains a much-loved outdoor attraction...

 
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Admire artworks at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

Thing to do 10 - The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art is found in Downtown Hartford and features an array of approximately 50,000 artistic pieces...

 

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