Marlborough is a great place to base yourself while you are in Hartford as many of the city’s star attractions are within easy reach. Two attractions that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous Dinosaur State Park and the ever-popular Buttolph Williams House. Also worth checking out are Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum and the Connecticut Golf Land and Games.
There are plenty of unique museums, exhibits and venues in and around Marlborough. Take the time to see some of the fascinating exhibit spaces such as the Museum of Connecticut History and the Connecticut Historical Society Museum. Enjoy seeing the region’s best and brightest performing live at Webster Theater, Hartford Stage and the Comcast Theatre. Often talked about galleries, include the New Britain Museum of American Art in New Britain.
If golf is your passion, visit the Shuttle Meadow County Club in New Britain. It's a perfect way to enjoy the outdoors.
See what is in fashion locally and spoil yourself with a new wardrobe in a few of the nearby malls and markets such as the Shoppes at Buckland Hills in Manchester and the Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk in South Windsor.
Spend an afternoon with fellow college football lovers at Rentschler Field, cheering on the Connecticut Huskies. On game days the stadium overflows with blue, white and red, as crowds gather to support their beloved team.
After a day enjoying the charms of Marlborough, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Check out the rooms and rates at the Comfort Suites, Norwich, the Radisson Hotel Hartford, or the Hilton Hartford.