Ancient Burying Ground – Summer Tours: From 1640 to Hartford in History Today

*Saturdays –  August 10 and September 14
Guided and Drop-In Tours from 10:00am – 1:30pm
ALL Tours begin at 10:00am | 11:00am | 12:00pm; Drop-Ins are Welcome!

Discover Hartford’s past in the oldest-surviving colonial site, founded in 1640. View the iconography and artwork that typifies the styles and techniques of the day, from death’s head skulls to winged angels. Find out about the early settlers who walked from Boston to settle Hartford; the people who established laws and government and also persecuted accused “witches.” Follow the trail of how the colonists created a center of power in the colonial government through agriculture, trade, and commerce. Hear new stories from hidden histories just uncovered about the lives of Native, African, and African American people who lived in Hartford. Family-friendly Scavenger Hunts will also be available!
$5 suggested donation; free for ABGA members. Please register below.

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