- TripBuzz found 320 things to do with kids in or near West Hartford, Connecticut, including 297 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hartford, Bristol, Manchester and Middletown.
- From Adventure Rooms to The Children's Museum of Connecticut, the West Hartford area offers 112 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Children's Museums, Theaters and Hiking Trails.
- With a population of over 63,000 people, West Hartford, CT has the motto 'Where City Style Meets Village Charm.' Kiplinger's Finance Magazine ranked West Hartford among the top '10 Greatest Cities for Families' and with plenty of recreational space and open area such as Elizabeth and Fern Parks, the community has no shortage of outdoor fun.
Playhouse on Park offers a variety of shows for attendees to enjoy, including those geared towards children. The business, which seeks to develop original material through its Playwrights on Park initiative, hosts musical, comedy, and theatrical performances.
The former home of American educational pioneer Noah Webster, the Noah Webster House is a testament to early education in the fledgling nation. It is an essential attraction for history buffs and school groups.
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20 Jefferson Ave Ste 1, West Hartford, CT 6110 MoreLess Info
Dedicated to providing theater education, exposure, and opportunities for performance to kids of all ages, the Connecticut Family Theatre Inc offers an array of theater classes in a cooperative and confidence-building atmosphere. The theater stages a number of performances.
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330 New Park Avenue, Hartford, CT 06106 MoreLess Info
Showing a mix of blockbuster hits and indie films, Bow-tie Palace 17 & Odyssey Theater offers stadium seating and digital sound. They also have a special theater featuring the BTX Giant Screen that is 70 x 50 feet.
A movie theater with a BTX giant screen auditorium, Palace 17 & BTX Theater displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater offers stadium seating, 3D movies, party rooms and a snack bar.
Founded in 1825, the Connecticut Historical Society, is dedicated to preserving the state history from the early 1500's through today. Exhibits include hands-on activities for children, a working WWII assembly line, and thousands of artifacts and memorabilia.
351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, CT 06105 MoreLess Info
Hartford's Mark Twain House is the birthplace of famed American author Mark Twain, otherwise known as Samuel Clemens. The restored house is now a museum furnished with many of the Clemens family's original belongings.