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    Mark Twain House & Museum

    Mark Twain House & Museum

    Ranked #1 overall in Hartford things to do
    9.420 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesArtsy

    The Mark Twain House is a huge landmark for Hartford and it has lots for everyone to enjoy. This is a house that is worth the trip when you are ...

  • 2
    Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

    Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

    Ranked #2 overall in Hartford things to do
    9.813 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum
    Popular withArtsyFamiliesHistory

    The oldest public art museum in the country. Wonderful collection of art and fabulous restaurant.

  • 3
    The Bushnell

    The Bushnell

    Ranked #3 overall in Hartford things to do
    9.312 reviews
    Performing Arts, Theatre
    Popular withArtsyFamiliesLGBTQ

    I have had Bushnell Broadway Series tickets for over 10 years and love everything about the Bushnell experience

  • 4
    Bushnell Park

    Bushnell Park

    Ranked #4 overall in Hartford things to do
    9.47 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyGreen

    Super fun park to walk through or take the kids! They have a carousel and an amphitheater and their winter activities are always free or very cheap! Only downside is ...

  • 5
    Connecticut Science Center

    Connecticut Science Center

    Ranked #5 overall in Hartford things to do
    10.05 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Science Museum
    Popular withFamiliesWellnessStudents
  • 6
    Old State House, The

    Old State House, The

    Ranked #6 overall in Hartford things to do
    8.76 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    The old state house is a great museum that shows the history of Hartford an it's part in many events in the US, like: the revolution, ending slavery, the civil ...

  • 7
    State Capitol & Legislative Office building

    State Capitol & Legislative Office building

    Ranked #7 overall in Hartford things to do
    8.45 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Capitol Building
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesArtsy

    This is a beautiful building! Ornate architecture and history galore. I definitely want to get back to Hartford to explore.

  • 8
    Harriet Beecher Stowe Center

    Harriet Beecher Stowe Center

    Ranked #8 overall in Hartford things to do
    8.85 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    The home of the author of "Uncle Tom's Cabin. Part of Nook Farm and right across the garden from the Mark Twain House.

  • 9
    Pulaski Statue

    Pulaski Statue

    Ranked #9 overall in Hartford things to do
    8.73 reviews
    Sights and Museums
    Popular withBusinessWellnessVegetarian
  • 10
    Elizabeth Park

    Elizabeth Park

    Ranked #10 overall in Hartford things to do
    8.73 reviews
    Outdoors

    A lovely park, with some beautiful landscaping. And best of all it's free! Make sure to stop by the rose garden and its adjacent non-rose gardens.

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