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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

    Awsome a must see.

  • 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

    Amazing collection in an unlikely location. The Wadsworth houses some of the best art to be expected of a museum of such modest size. It's certainly a must-see for any ...

  • 3
    The Bushnell

    The Bushnell

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

    The Bushnell Theater brings a lot of culture into Hartford. I've been here to see Wicked, which was a wonderful performance. I highly recommend taking some time to attend an ...

  • 4
    Bushnell Park

    Bushnell Park

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

    On sunny days in spring, there is nothing better than setting up a hammock in a park. Bushnell park has loads of space to do just that, and it 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

    Kazimierz Pulaski was a Polish born nobleman who, at the behest of Benjamin Franklin, came to the United States to aid the colonies in their quest for independence. He was ...

  • 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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