Arts & Culture

The Capital of Arts & Culture

Hartford is home to some of the best arts and cultural institutions in the world. For a city it’s size, Connecticut’s Capital City is second to none in the wealth of cultural assets that bounds its borders.

The Bushnell Center for the Preforming Arts >

166 Capitol Ave | Hartford, CT 06106

Get Directions

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts is a world renowned gathering place for arts, education, and community activities.

TheaterWorks >

233 Pearl St | Hartford, CT 06103

Get Directions

TheaterWorks produces high quality, contemporary theater that is relevant to their audiences, engages a diverse community, and provides insight into the human experience

The Hartford
Stage >

50 Church St | Hartford, CT 06103

Get Directions

Hartford Stage’s mission is “to enlighten, entertain, and educate by creating theatrical works of the highest caliber that have a transformative impact on our audiences, our community, and our field.”

Real Art Ways >

56 Arbor St | Hartford, CT 06106

Get Directions

Real Art Ways is an alternative multidisciplinary arts organization that presents and supports contemporary artists and their work, facilitates the creation of new work, and creatively engages, builds, and informs audiences and communities.

Wadsworth Museum >

600 Main St | Hartford, CT 06103

Get Directions

The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art is the oldest continuously-operating public art museum in the United States that houses a world renowned collection.

Old State House >

800 Main St | Hartford, CT 06103

Get Directions

The Old State House which served as the Connecticut’s original seat of government from 1796 to 1878, serves today as a physical and virtual classroom, teaching lessons of citizenship past and present and enriching Connecticut’s communities.

The Artists Collective >

1200 Albany Ave | Hartford, CT 06112

Get Directions

The Artists Collective is the only multi-arts and cultural organization of its kind in Connecticut, emphasizing the cultural and artistic contributions of the African Diaspora.

The Mark Twain House & Museum >

351 Farmington Ave | Hartford, CT 06105

Get Directions

The mission of The Mark Twain House & Museum is “to foster an appreciation of the legacy of Mark Twain as one of our nation’s defining cultural figures, and to demonstrate the continuing relevance of his work, life and times.”