Visit the Connecticut Museum

Discover Connecticut Culture and History

 

Visit the Connecticut Museum

Discover Connecticut Culture and History

Extended Hours! Tuesday - Saturday 10 am - 5 pm, until 8 pm on Thursdays, Sunday noon - 5 pm.

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Explore Connecticut's history

Reflecting on the past, engaging with the present, and innovating for the future

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Discover Our Exhibitions

November 21, 2023 - July 14, 2024 Apr 22, 2024

We’re Game! Sports and Community

Connecticut is home to many sports that connect people in communities—and in competition. From the popularity of pedestrianism…

October 12, 2023 - October 13, 2024 Apr 22, 2024 - Oct 13, 2024

Connecticut’s Bookshelf

Books you know, stories you don't. Connecticut is the birthplace of comic books, copyright law, Noah Webster, and…

Apr 22, 2024

Virtual Exhibition: Connecticut’s Bookshelf

Connecticut is the birthplace of comic books, copyright law, Noah Webster, and the recipe for pumpkin pie. It…

Permanent Exhibit Apr 22, 2024 - Sep 1, 2050

Making Connecticut

Don’t miss this exhibit 400+ years in the making! Colorful, interactive, and filled with more than 500 historic…

Permanent Exhibit Apr 22, 2024 - Sep 30, 2050

Inn & Tavern Signs of Connecticut

Between 1750 and 1850, there were more than 50,000 inn and tavern signs produced by American painters, creating…

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Location

One Elizabeth Street
Hartford CT, 06105

860.236.5621

 

Museum Hours:

Tuesday - Saturday 10 am - 5 pm, Thursday until 8 pm
Sunday 12 pm - 5 pm

Research Center Hours:

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