Things to Do in West Hartford, CT

Our list of the best things to do in West Hartford, Connecticut, features the top 225 nearby activities — including 88 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: Sights & Landmarks, Museums & Galleries, Outdoors, and Entertainment & Shows.

The results below include the top 5 things to do within the city of West Hartford, CT , followed by 74 popular activities in nearby cities, including Hartford, Springfield, New Hartford, Waterbury, Manchester, Bristol, Wethersfield, Farmington, Litchfield, Middletown, New Britain, Bloomfield, Wallingford, Goshen, Torrington, Winsted, Mashantucket, Colchester, Meriden, Newington, Simsbury and Windsor

West Hartford, CT

Highlights
  • Historic Sites - 19 Activities
  • Performances - 18 Activities
  • Parks - 16 Activities
  • Art Museums - 13 Activities

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Forest Park
71
24.1 Miles

Forest Park

Sumner Avenue, Springfield, MA
Hiking Areas, Parks, Nature & Wildlife Areas, Tennis, Hiking, Bird Watching
Forest Park is a large open air area open to the public. Features include a baseball field, an extensive rose garden, a tennis court, walking paths, a water park and pool, and a zoo.

Rating

85%
79 Votes
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Sunset Meadow Vineyards
72
24.2 Miles

Sunset Meadow Vineyards

599 Old Middle Street, Goshen, CT 6756
Wineries
Goshen, Connecticut is home to Sunset Meadow Vineyards. Its tasting room is open on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, and group tastings may be arranged in advance. Sunset Meadow Vineyards also sells bottled wine and gourmet gift baskets.

Rating

78%
18 Votes
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Basketball Hall of Fame
73
24.4 Miles

Basketball Hall of Fame

1000 West Columbus Ave., Springfield, MA 01105
Museums, Specialty Museums
Springfield is known to be the birthplace of basketball and the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame preserves the sport's history presentng it in the form of interactive exhibits, skill contests, shooting challenges and more, to the public.

Rating

82%
121 Votes
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White Memorial Conservation Center
74
24.4 Miles

White Memorial Conservation Center

80 Whitehall Road, Litchfield, CT 06759
Hiking Areas, Hiking, Nature & Wildlife Areas
Located in Litchfield, Connecticut, the White Memorial Conservation Center is dedicated to environmental preservation and education. It is an active research institution and wildlife conservancy. Visitors are welcome, and tours are available.

Rating

88%
32 Votes
Loved it!
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Titanic Museum
75
24.7 Miles

Titanic Museum

Main Street, Springfield, MA
Museums, Specialty Museums
The Titanic Museum is located inside a building and dedicated to the ship RMS Titanic and it's sinking. The museum houses a large collection of items that are directly connected to either the ship itself or its passengers.

Rating

78%
9 Votes
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Mass Mutual Center
76
24.8 Miles

Mass Mutual Center

Main street, Springfield, MA 01103
Other
Comprised of a multi purpose building, the Mass Mutual Center contains an arena and convention room spaces. It regularly hosts a number of events including business, concert and sporting activities.

Rating

100%
2 Votes
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Paramount Theater
77
24.8 Miles

Paramount Theater

1700 Main St., Springfield, MA 01103
Other
The Paramount Theater is a large, historic, theater space. The venue, which was built in 1926, has undergone several name changes in its history, including the Julian Sanderson Theater and The Hippodrome.

Rating

-
0 Votes
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Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden
78
24.9 Miles

Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden

220 State Street, Springfield, MA
Art Galleries, Landmarks, Monuments & Statues
Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden was built in the honor of the famous illustrator and author, Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss. The garden features multiple statues of Dr. Seuss's characters such as the Lorax, the Grinch, Yertle the Turtle and more.

Rating

79%
68 Votes
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Springfield Museum of Fine Arts
79
24.9 Miles

Springfield Museum of Fine Arts

State and Chestnut Streets, Springfield, MA 01103
Museums, Art Museums
One of the two fine arts museums in the area, the Michele & Donald D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts features a collection of American and European art including paintings, sculptures, paperworks and more, coupled with smaller collections of French, Dutch and Flemish art.

Rating

71%
17 Votes
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Springfield Science Museum
80
25.1 Miles

Springfield Science Museum

220 State St., Springfield, MA 01103
Museums, Science Museums
Springfield Science Museum, initially known as the Springfield Ethnological and Natural History Museum, houses a range of natural and physical science exhibits coupled with scientific and astronomical displays. The oldest American-built planetarium is also a part of the museum.

Rating

69%
35 Votes
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