Things to Do in West Hartford, CT

Our list of the best things to do in West Hartford, Connecticut, features the top 383 nearby activities — including 132 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!

West Hartford, CT has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Sights & Landmarks.

The results below include the top 25 things to do within the city of West Hartford, CT , followed by 358 popular activities in nearby cities, including Hartford, Middletown, Wallingford, Bristol, Simsbury, Springfield, Waterbury, Manchester, South Windsor, Newington, Windsor, Bloomfield, New Britain, Wethersfield, Farmington, Torrington, Cheshire, Southington, Litchfield, Avon, Meriden, New Hartford, Agawam, Glastonbury, Enfield, West Springfield, East Hartford, Westfield, Colchester, Hamden, East Haddam, Storrs, Goshen, Naugatuck, Mashantucket, Mansfield, Plantsville, Guilford and Winsted

West Hartford, CT

Highlights
  • Parks - 8 Activities
  • Children's Museums - 3 Activities
  • Theaters - 2 Activities
  • Hiking Trails - 1 Activity

Showing 71-80 Of 985

Old Farm School
71
4.6 Miles

Old Farm School

151 School St. Corner of Park Ave (Rt 178), Bloomfield, CT 06002
Historic Buildings
Built in 1796, Old Farm School operated as a school house up until 1922. Currently, it has been restored by a local historical society and is open to tours on Sundays.

Rating

100% 1 Votes Submit a Review
Phoenix Theatre Company
72
4.6 Miles

Phoenix Theatre Company

131 Pitkin Street, East Hartford, CT 6108
Movie Theaters
With multiple stages, Phoenix Theater features an array of musical and theatrical performances throughout the year. Community outreach and educational programs are also a priority with this theater which includes their popular theater camps.

Rating

- 0 Votes Submit a Review
CRRA Trash Museum
73
4.8 Miles

CRRA Trash Museum

211 Murphy Road, Hartford, CT
Specialty Museums
A must visit for anyone interested in the history and methods of garbage disposal, energy conservation, and recycling, plan your visit to Hartford: CRRA Trash Museum today. Featuring over 6,500 square feet of educational exhibits, your tour will be one to remember.

Rating

85% 27 Votes Submit a Review
Digiplex Destinations
74
4.8 Miles

Digiplex Destinations

863 Park Avenue, Bloomfield, CT 6002
Movie Theaters
With state of the art equipment, Digiplex Destinations features the most up-to-date films along with special showings including independent films. The theater is further equipped with eight screens, digital projection and concessions.

Rating

100% 1 Votes Submit a Review
Huck Finn Adventures & Sales
75
4.9 Miles

Huck Finn Adventures & Sales

21 Waterville Road, Avon, CT 6001
Kayaking
Huck Finn Adventures & Sales has provided kayak and canoe rentals on the Farmington River since 1983. They also offer guided trips of distances 3, 5, and 9 miles that last for 1 to 3 hours.

Rating

100% 1 Votes Submit a Review
Stanley-Whitman House
76
5.0 Miles

Stanley-Whitman House

37 High Street, Farmington, CT 06032
Historic Homes
A National Historic Landmark dating back to the 18th century, the Stanley Whitman House offers a glimpse of life during the colonial era. The restored house and grounds feature museum exhibits while costumed docents provide educational background about the site.

Rating

77% 13 Votes Submit a Review
Callahan's Bowl a Rama
77
5.0 Miles

Callahan's Bowl a Rama

2143 Berlin Turnpike, Newington, CT 06111
Bowling
Callahan's Bowl a Rama is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This bowling alley provides bowling, food, and drinks. Callahan's bowling rates are based per game, not per hour.

Featured

Newington Bowl-O-Rama Bowling Lanes
78
5.0 Miles

Newington Bowl-O-Rama Bowling Lanes

2143 Berlin Tpke, Newington, CT 06111
Bowling
Open twenty-four hours a day, Newington Bowl-O-Rama Bowling Lanes offers entertainment and sporting fun anytime. The bowling alley is home to multiple lanes of ten pin bowling, a party area and a lounge offering snacks and drinks.

Rating

33% 9 Votes Submit a Review
Filley Park
79
5.0 Miles

Filley Park

Tunxis Avenue, Bloomfield, CT 6002
Parks
The primary features of Filley Park revolve around a brook, a pond, and an island that is set against a naturally wooded hillside. Newer aspects of the park include an arboretum, a rain garden, and natural playgrounds.

Rating

50% 2 Votes Submit a Review
Wethersfield Cove
80
5.1 Miles

Wethersfield Cove

Beaches
Located in Wethersfield, Connecticut, the Wethersfield Cove is a small, sheltered inlet that is a popular launch location for small watercraft. It is the town's most popular fishing spot and is home to the Wethersfield Cove Yacht Club.

Rating

70% 23 Votes Submit a Review

Showing 71-80 of 985

Have suggestions for cool and interesting things to do in the West Hartford area?
Add a new attraction to TripBuzz!