Vibrant Arts & Culture
Home to world-class museums, award-winning theaters and an exceptional arts community.
Committed to supporting and enjoying a passion for arts and culture.
At the crossroads of fascinating historical sites, art museums and performance venues, you’ll find Connecticut’s dedication to supporting—and enjoying—arts and culture is second to none. The Nutmeg State is home to museum trails, Tony-winning theater companies, National Historic sites that celebrate painting, and landmarks that are as dramatic on the outside as the performances within.
Artistic gems that shine.
Cultural passion that performs.
Museums put us on the map.
Historic sites show us how far we’ve come.
Just a few of Connecticut’s firsts.
Connecticut’s spirit of invention and innovation is part of its cultural DNA. Here are just a few of the many achievements that happened here before they happened anywhere else.