Open (free to public), 8:30am-5pm


The Ancient Burying Ground - Hartford's Oldest Historic Site

Spring Out of the Office: Weekday Guided Tours
Wed, June 12, and July 17 | 1:00 – 2:00pm
$5 suggested donation; free for members.
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Discover Hartford’s past in the oldest-surviving colonial site, founded in 1640. Find out about the early settlers, accused “witches,” learn about the artwork and iconography, and hear new stories from recent research.

Summer 2024 Guided Tours: From 1640 to Hartford in History Today 
*Saturdays, July 6, Aug 10, Sept 14
10:00am – 1:30pm
ALL Tours begin at 10:00am | 11:00am | 12:00pm; Drop-Ins are Welcome!
$5 suggested donation; free for members.
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The 1636 Heritage Partnership will have the Center Church sanctuary open, located next door at 675 Main Street. Please drop by to view the Tiffany windows and to learn more about the history of Center Church, its collections, and the preservation of its buildings. *In case of inclement weather, programs will take place inside Center Church, next door at 675 Main Street. 

summer evening tours in hartford

Summer Evenings in Downtown Hartford
Plan to enjoy late summer evenings in downtown Hartford with guided tours while the Old State House is open late.
Thursdays, July 11, Aug 15, Sept 19
5:00pm – 7:30pm
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