Please visit our Community page to learn more about how we relate to the city around us, but here are some highlights about Hartford in general.
Hartford is one of America's oldest cities and claims the oldest public art museum, the Wadsworth Atheneum, the oldest continuously published newspaper, the Hartford Courant, and the oldest publicly funded park, Bushnell Park. It's also home to several minor league sports franchises including the Hartford Yard Goats, (baseball), Hartford Wolf Pack (hockey), and Hartford Athletic (soccer). Hartford is also the home away from home of the UCONN Huskies Men's and Women's Basketball teams. Hartford is conveniently midway between Boston and New York City. The Greater Hartford region includes most of central Connecticut and includes 54 cities and towns with a total population of 1.2 million.
Hartford, Connecticut on Wikipedia
Hartford.com (by the Hartford Business Improvement District) has a large collection of events and attractions
Hartford.gov is the City of Hartford's official website
Hartford Consortium for Higher Education has links to its members
Hartford Stage a premier regional theater producing revivals of classics and provocative new plays and musicals
The Bushnell is a classic performing arts center presenting concerts and shows, it is also home to the Hartford Symphony Orchestra