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Connecticut is home to many vibrant cultural groups who continue to practice traditions and occupations that contribute to the state’s unique sense of place.

Hmong Community

A tribal group originally from Mongolia who migrated to Laos

Peruvian Community

An active and growing community

Other Communities

The many different communities of Connecticut.

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Museum Hours:

Tuesday-Friday 12pm-5pm, Thursday nights until 8pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 12pm-5pm

Research Center Hours:

Tuesday-Saturday 12pm-5pm, Thursday nights until 8pm
Always by appointment only.


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Hartford CT, 06105