Many of Hartford’s most interesting sights are close to Bristol, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Lake Compounce and the Hawks Landing Country Club are amongst the popular destinations in the area. Two other interesting attractions you’ll find within a short distance of Bristol are Barnes Museum and the Mount Southington Ski Area.
Bristol offers some interesting cultural attractions nearby that make great places to visit. There are plenty of excellent places to take the family for a few hours including the Mattatuck Museum Arts and History Center in Waterbury. Experience local and touring talent performing live at the Palace Theatre in Waterbury. Enjoy the beautiful displays at the New Britain Museum of American Art in New Britain.
Hartford offers tourists a wide range of sights. When you are planning your trip, allow plenty of time to see them all. The First Church of Christ in Farmington offer those exploring Hartford the opportunity to better understand the religious history of the area.
Hit a few balls at the Shuttle Meadow County Club in New Britain.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking a room close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. For a good night’s sleep check out the Farmington Inn & Suites, the La Quinta Inn & Suites New Britain/Farmington, and the CocoKey Water Resort Hotel and Convention Center, Waterbury.