East Hartford, East Windsor and Windsor, are nearby suburbs which are also worth touring.
Savvy travelers in Vernon, looking for something a little out of the ordinary, will love the nearby cultural attractions. Visit the interactive and traditional museums and collections in the Museum of Connecticut History. Book in for a live show at Hartford Stage, the Comcast Theatre and Theater Works.
Rentschler Field is a great place to catch a game of college football, and to see local legends, the Connecticut Huskies, in all their glory. To look like a local, don’t forget to pack some blue, white and red, the colors of the Connecticut Huskies.
After exploring the streets of Vernon, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Take your pick from the HillsPoint Hotel & Conferences, Windsor Locks, the Radisson Hotel Hartford, or the Hilton Hartford.