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The Museum of Connecticut History at The Connecticut State Library
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Museum of Connecticut History News & Events


Connecticut Invents Blog:

Connecticut Invention of the Day “The Delusion”….
A recent Museum acquisition peaked my interest as I walked by a table full of historical goodies destined for our …

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Connecticut Invention of the Day: It’s Pothole Season!
In case you haven’t noticed (or jarringly felt it) we’ve entered pothole season here in New England. The constant swings …

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Connecticut Invention of the Day: “Turning Darkness into Light”
Sure, October is a beautiful month in some respects. The blazing colors of fall foliage. The crisp, clear air, devoid …

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The Museum is part of the Connec

The Museum is part of the Connecticut State Library.
Admission is free

Museum of Connecticut History, Connecticut State Library
231 Capitol Avenue, Hartford, CT 06106 [Directions/Parking]

Tel: 860-757-6535, Fax: 860-757-6521
Museum Administrator: Dean Nelson

Museum Hours: Monday-Friday: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

The Library and Museum are closed on Sundays, State Holidays & Saturdays when a holiday observance is on a Friday or Monday.

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