Museum of Connecticut History
Legislative Office Building
Built of New England granite and white marble and topped by an ostentatious gold-leaf dome, the Gothic palace that is Connecticut’s...
Bushnell Park Carousel
The well-respected Hartford Symphony stages performances in the Bushnell all year-round.
Lonely Planet review
While you're on Capitol Hill, have a look at this museum housed in the Connecticut State Library . Nationally known for its genealogy library, it also holds Connecticut's royal charter of 1662, a prime collection of Colt firearms (which were manufactured in Hartford), coins and the table at which Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation.