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Family Program: Photography Day

October 4, 2014 · ·

Celebrate the re-launch of our Free First Saturdays with photography fun at CHS!

Hartford Then and Now: Richard Welling-Inspired Walking Tour of Downtown Hartford

Hartford Then and Now: Richard Welling-Inspired Walking Tour of Downtown Hartford

October 18, 2014 · ·

Using Welling’s drawings as inspiration, Mary Falvey (Hartford Preservation Alliance) will take participants on a walking tour of Hartford, pointing out what has changed and what remains of the Hartford the artist captured in his artwork.

Education in Place: Hartford’s Urban Learning Environment

Education in Place: Hartford’s Urban Learning Environment

October 22, 2014 · ·

Schools and libraries are central elements of Hartford’s built environment, and this panel seeks to explore how the educational spaces in our community impact our experiences of learning and our understanding of the city around us.

Hartford Then and Now: Richard Welling-Inspired Walking Tour of Downtown Hartford

NEW TIME,NEW DATE: Richard Welling-Inspired Walking Tour of Downtown Hartford

October 24, 2014 · ·

RESCHEDULED. Using Welling’s drawings as inspiration, Mary Falvey (Hartford Preservation Alliance) will take participants on a walking tour of Hartford, pointing out what has changed and what remains of the Hartford the artist captured in his artwork.

Family Program: Hartford Prints!

November 1, 2014 · ·

CHS and Hartford Prints! are partnering for some printmaking fun! Families can make a card with some Hartford Prints! stamps, and then make their own buttons to bring home.

Public Guided Tour

Join a member of the CHS staff for a special guided tour of our current exhibits, (Re)Building Hartford: A City Captured by Artist Richard Welling and Hartford Seen: Photographs by Pablo Delano.

Public Guided Tour

November 4, 2014 · ·

Join a member of the CHS staff for a special guided tour of our current exhibits, (Re)Building Hartford: A City Captured by Artist Richard Welling and Hartford Seen: Photographs by Pablo Delano.

Reimagining Hartford: Creating the New City

(Re)Imagining Hartford: Creating the New City

November 5, 2014 · ·

We can take a sneak peek at the new city—the city Hartford will become—by looking at innovative organizations in Hartford that are solving persistent problems of housing, health, and technology with an eye to the future

Hartford Past, Present, and Future: Placemaking, Urban Renewal and Historic Preservation

November 18, 2014 · ·

Join a discussion with Frank Russo, XL Center administrator, Frank Hagaman, Executive Director or Hartford Preservation Alliance, and Jackie Gorsky Mandyck, Managing Director, iQuilt Partnership, about how to encourage people not only to visit Hartford, but to live in the vibrant, emerging city Hartford is becoming.

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Hundreds of families and dozens of businesses were moved out to make way for urban renewal projects in Hartford.

Hartford: The Gameboard in Perspective and Speculation

November 20, 2014 · ·

Patrick Pinnell, architect and town planner, has worked with the Hartford Parking Authority, Connecticut Landmarks, and Burr-McManus Trust and draws on that experience to forecast trends in Hartford’s development.

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What Have We Learned About Urban Renewal in Hartford?

December 2, 2014 · Collections ·

Urban renewal changed the face of Hartford by removing homes, movie theaters, restaurants, and shops in the downtown area and replacing them with large-scale office buildings and parking lots.

Public Guided Tour in Spanish

December 6, 2014 · ·

Join a member of the CHS staff for a special Spanish language guided tour of our current exhibits, (Re)Building Hartford: A City Captured by Artist Richard Welling and Hartford Seen: Photographs by Pablo Delano.

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The “Four Builds” – The History of Hartford, Connecticut

December 16, 2014 · Exhibits ·

Houses, apartments, businesses, schools, places of worship. Like all cities, Hartford’s built environment—its physical structures and shape—has changed over time for many different reasons.

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

March 30, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

March 31, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 1, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 2, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 3, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 4, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 5, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 6, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 7, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 8, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 9, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 10, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 11, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 12, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 13, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 14, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 15, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 16, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 17, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 18, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 19, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 20, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 21, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 22, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 23, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

The Art of Richard Welling

The Art of Richard Welling: A Presentation by Cassandra Broadus-Garcia

April 24, 2018 · ·

Cassandra Broadus-Garcia, Associate Professor of Art at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), will lead an interactive discussion of Welling’s artistic accomplishments

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To support the effort to contain the spread of COVID-19, the Connecticut Historical Society will temporarily close now through April 22. We will re-evaluate the situation at that time. All public programs and tours are canceled during this time. We hope to reschedule some of the events if possible.