My Suitcase Subscribe Now for Insider Info

Connecticut

HERE’S WHAT’S HOT IN Connecticut...

Looking for ideas for places to explore, attractions to see and activities to do?

CALENDAR

  • Now

    19

  • Wed

    20

  • Thu

    21

  • Fri

    22

  • Sat

    23

  • Sun

    24

  • Mon

    25

  • Tue

    26

  • Wed

    27

  • Thu

    28

  • Fri

    29

  • Sat

    30

  • Oct

    1

  • Oct

    2

  • More

  • Bela Lyon Pratt: Sculptor of Monument

    Today

    9:00 AM EST

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Bela Lyon Pratt: Sculptor of Monument

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Bela Lyon Pratt: Sculptor of Monument
    This exhibition features the work of Norwich native Bela Lyon Pratt and reveals his innate draftsmanship and ability to sensitively capture human emotion, passion, strength, and fragility, rendered in bronze.

  • Photography of the Grand Tour

    Today

    9:00 AM EST

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Photography of the Grand Tour

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Photography of the Grand Tour
    This special exhibition will offer a fresh perspective on the Slater family's Grand Tour. The images displayed, many on public view for the first time, are from the collection of photographs the Slaters took themselves or purchased on their around-the-world journey of 1894-95.

  • Morning Sail

    Today

    9:30 AM EST

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Morning Sail

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Morning Sail
    Enjoy a relaxing and unique day trip aboard one of the last sailing ships in New England, the Schooner Argia. Explore the seafaring village of Mystic, CT and surrounding islands from the spacious wooden deck of the ship. The cruise includes snacks and lemonade.

  • Butterfly Encounter

    Today

    11:00 AM EST

    Butterfly Encounter - Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter

    Butterfly Encounter - Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter
    Become immersed in a lush tropical habitat surrounded by hundreds of butterflies moving freely throughout the exhibit. Experience forty to fifty different species of butterflies through intimate interaction in a unique custom-designed greenhouse. Butterfly encounter is a separate ticket add-on to General Admission.

  • Butterfly Encounter

    Today

    11:00 AM EST

    Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter

    Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter
    Become immersed in a lush tropical habitat surrounded by hundreds of butterflies moving freely throughout the exhibit. Experience forty to fifty different species of butterflies through intimate interaction in a unique custom-designed greenhouse. Butterfly encounter is a separate ticket add-on to General Admission.

  • Mid-Day Sail

    Today

    12:00 PM EST

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Mid-Day Sail

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Mid-Day Sail
    Enjoy a relaxing and unique day trip aboard one of the last sailing ships in New England, the Schooner Argia. Explore the seafaring village of Mystic, CT and surrounding islands from the spacious wooden deck of the ship. The cruise includes snacks and lemonade.

  • Afternoon Sail

    Today

    3:00 PM EST

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Afternoon Sail

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Afternoon Sail
    Enjoy a relaxing and unique day trip aboard one of the last sailing ships in New England, the Schooner Argia. Explore the seafaring village of Mystic, CT and surrounding islands from the spacious wooden deck of the ship. The cruise includes snacks and lemonade.

  • Sunset Cruise

    Today

    5:30 PM EST

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Sunset Cruise

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Sunset Cruise
    Experience the romance of the sea at twilight on a sunset cruise aboard the Argia. Savor a variety of complimentary cheeses, fruit, and crackers. 

Show more

About The Area

Connecticut may be overlooked in favor of its larger, flashier neighbors - Boston and NYC - but this state has its own unique charm and history that's worth exploring.

The state capital Hartford exudes its own...MORE

CALENDAR

  • Now

    19

  • Wed

    20

  • Thu

    21

  • Fri

    22

  • Sat

    23

  • Sun

    24

  • Mon

    25

  • Tue

    26

  • Wed

    27

  • Thu

    28

  • Fri

    29

  • Sat

    30

  • Oct

    1

  • Oct

    2

  • More

  • Bela Lyon Pratt: Sculptor of Monument

    Today

    9:00 AM EST

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Bela Lyon Pratt: Sculptor of Monument

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Bela Lyon Pratt: Sculptor of Monument
    This exhibition features the work of Norwich native Bela Lyon Pratt and reveals his innate draftsmanship and ability to sensitively capture human emotion, passion, strength, and fragility, rendered in bronze.

  • Photography of the Grand Tour

    Today

    9:00 AM EST

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Photography of the Grand Tour

    The Slater Memorial Museum

    Photography of the Grand Tour
    This special exhibition will offer a fresh perspective on the Slater family's Grand Tour. The images displayed, many on public view for the first time, are from the collection of photographs the Slaters took themselves or purchased on their around-the-world journey of 1894-95.

  • Morning Sail

    Today

    9:30 AM EST

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Morning Sail

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Morning Sail
    Enjoy a relaxing and unique day trip aboard one of the last sailing ships in New England, the Schooner Argia. Explore the seafaring village of Mystic, CT and surrounding islands from the spacious wooden deck of the ship. The cruise includes snacks and lemonade.

  • Butterfly Encounter

    Today

    11:00 AM EST

    Butterfly Encounter - Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter

    Butterfly Encounter - Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter
    Become immersed in a lush tropical habitat surrounded by hundreds of butterflies moving freely throughout the exhibit. Experience forty to fifty different species of butterflies through intimate interaction in a unique custom-designed greenhouse. Butterfly encounter is a separate ticket add-on to General Admission.

  • Butterfly Encounter

    Today

    11:00 AM EST

    Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter

    Connecticut Science Center

    Butterfly Encounter
    Become immersed in a lush tropical habitat surrounded by hundreds of butterflies moving freely throughout the exhibit. Experience forty to fifty different species of butterflies through intimate interaction in a unique custom-designed greenhouse. Butterfly encounter is a separate ticket add-on to General Admission.

  • Mid-Day Sail

    Today

    12:00 PM EST

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Mid-Day Sail

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Mid-Day Sail
    Enjoy a relaxing and unique day trip aboard one of the last sailing ships in New England, the Schooner Argia. Explore the seafaring village of Mystic, CT and surrounding islands from the spacious wooden deck of the ship. The cruise includes snacks and lemonade.

  • Afternoon Sail

    Today

    3:00 PM EST

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Afternoon Sail

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Afternoon Sail
    Enjoy a relaxing and unique day trip aboard one of the last sailing ships in New England, the Schooner Argia. Explore the seafaring village of Mystic, CT and surrounding islands from the spacious wooden deck of the ship. The cruise includes snacks and lemonade.

  • Sunset Cruise

    Today

    5:30 PM EST

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Sunset Cruise

    Sailing Ship Argia

    Sunset Cruise
    Experience the romance of the sea at twilight on a sunset cruise aboard the Argia. Savor a variety of complimentary cheeses, fruit, and crackers. 

Show more

About The Area

Connecticut may be overlooked in favor of its larger, flashier neighbors - Boston and NYC - but this state has its own unique charm and history that's worth exploring.

The state capital Hartford exudes its own beauty with engaging local history such as the Old State House, one of the oldest capitol buildings in the U.S., and the Harriet Beecher Stowe House, home to the American author who wrote the influential novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin."

New Haven, the state's second largest city, is home to Yale University, and has a lively cultural scene, and diverse restaurants as a result. A visit to the university is essential to admire the Gothic architecture, and marvel at an institution that has educated countless highly influential individuals, including five American presidents.

WHAT'S NEARBY?

Massachusetts: Boston

Other States & Provinces: Massachusetts New Jersey Rhode Island

Need printed maps & brochures for your trip?

You have now added this profile to your suitcase

You are not logged in. To login or create an account please click here