Home to some of the nation’s oldest institutions, Hartford is a destination that has seamlessly woven a rich historical past into a vibrant modern city. Enjoy tantalizing bites at over 40 local restaurants, see a show at one of the nation’s leading resident theaters, or better yet, do it all!

Check out Bradley International Airport (BDL) Travel Information

Check out Bradley International Airport (BDL) Travel Information

Aviation Attractions    |    Fit & Fun    |    For the Foodie

Aviation Attractions

New England Air Museum | 36 Perimeter Rd

About 30 minutes outside of Hartford, located in Windsor Locks, CT, lies an extensive collection of aircraft, engines, and exhibits.

Fit & Fun

Elizabeth Park | 1561 Asylum Ave

A 102-acre park filled with walking trails, ponds, a leisure park, and the third largest rose garden in the country.

Bushnell Park | 1 Jewell Street

On Trinity Street, this public sanctuary is filled with rare trees, a historic carousel, and beautiful fountains and statues, includes self-guided tours.

For the Foodie

Max Downtown | 185 Asylum Street

A staple for over 30 years in downtown, Hartford, this upscale spot serves prime cuts and seafood, including an extensive wine list.

Trumbull Kitchen | 150 Trumbull Street

A globally eclectic menu emphasizing intense flavors and satisfying textures, progressive cross-cultural dishes, familiar foods from around the word, “family style” tables.

Capa di Roma | 358 Burnside Ave

A family owned restaurant since 1982, enjoy traditional Italian fare and family dining.

Peppercorns Grill | 357 Main Street

A taste of Italy in a warm, intimate environment.

Firebox Restaurant | 539 Broad Street

Enjoy a locally sourced farm-to-table menu in casual yet upscale environment.

Any person who attends an NBAA convention, conference, seminar or other program grants permission to NBAA, its employees and agents (collectively "NBAA") to record his or her visual/audio images, including, but not limited to, photographs, digital images, voices, sound or video recordings, audio clips, or accompanying written descriptions, and, without notifying such person, to use his or her name and such images for any purpose of NBAA, including advertisements for NBAA and its programs.