This 1796 National Historic Landmark in Hartford is one of the country's oldest state houses. Visitors can explore several exhibits that feature historic figures from Connecticut's past demonstrating different ways to be engaged citizens. Explore the 6,800-square-foot multimedia exhibit, History Is All Around, which tells the story of Hartford. Also, check out the highly popular Museum of Curiosities, located on the second floor near the historically restored legislative chambers.
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