The Place In Connecticut That Makes You Feel Like You’ve Stepped Through A Magical Wardrobe

To most Connecticut residents, thinking of Hartford conjures up images of the capitol and tall buildings housing some of the world’s largest insurance companies. Many people don’t realize one of Connecticut’s most beautiful parks hides right near the corporate and government buildings in our state’s capital and adjacent West Hartford.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you ever been to Elizabeth Park? Did you know it’s the oldest municipal rose garden in the country? If you’ve never been, here’s the address: 1561 Asylum Ave, West Hartford, CT 06117

For more free things to do in Connecticut, check out this list.