LASR.net Homepage




Menu

Museum of Connecticut History


category : Museums
Connecticut's 1662 Royal Charter, Colt collection of firearms, changing exhibits, portraits of Connecticut's governors. Permanent exhibit ?Connecticut Collections.?


Admission: Free.
Address: 231 Capitol Ave.
I-91 Capital Area Ex., I-84 Ex. 48B E/48W
Phone: (860) 757-6535

Come visit us in Hartford, Connecticut

Attractions and Upcoming Events


Supreme Court Building Tours

Opened in 1910, the historical court two features a magnificent murals ?Allegory of Education? and ?Fundamental Orders? (1638-1639). 45

Hartford, CT Tours

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

The nation's oldest public art museum (1842). World-renowned collections include Hudson River School landscapes, Old Master paintings, modernist masterpieces, Impressionist paintings, American furniture, decorative arts, cutting-edge contemporary art. Restaurant (860-728-5989);

Hartford, CT Museums

Charter Oak Cultural Center

Connecticut's first synagogue (1876), offers tours, exhibitions, concerts and performances representing the city'

Hartford, CT Cultural Centers

Harriet Beecher Stowe Center

Her words changed the world with "Uncle Tom's Cabin," the groundbreaking anti-slavery novel (1852). Tour the Victorian Gothic home (1871), the Katharine Seymour Day House (1884)

Hartford, CT Museums

Things to do Museums near Hartford, CT

William Benton Museum of Art

Connecticut's state art museum offers changing fine art exhibits. Museum shop and cafe....

Fire Museum

Located in turn-of-the-century firehouse with hand- and horse-pulled firefighting equipment, 1860 steam fire engine, 1915 wat...

Imagine Nation Children's Museum

Explore a world of wonder and imagination at this hands-on interactive museum for children age 10 and under. Education progra...

Carousel Museum of New England

Exhibits represent the finest pieces of antique carousel art in existence. The Bristol Center for Arts and Culture features t...

Canton Historical Museum

Collins Co. tools and exhibits, Canton history, Victorian antiques and clothes, toys, dolls, farming equipment, railroad dior...