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Connecticut Open House Day


Connecticut Open House Day - June 13th 2020 

Connecticut Open House Day is an annual event scheduled for the second Saturday of June, when cultural organizations and tourism attractions throughout the state open their doors to Connecticut residents and invite them to discover — and rediscover — Connecticut’s fascinating world of art, history, film and tourism with a variety of special in-state visitor incentives. 

Coordinated by the Connecticut Office of Tourism, this unique one-day event is a great way for residents to enjoy the wealth of treasures offered right here in Connecticut. For businesses, it’s an easy way to showcase your attraction and inspire future visits.  

How to Participate

For tips on how your tourism-related business can maximize its participation in the Connecticut Open House Day, review the Open House Day Handbook here.  

Related Resources

The following elements were created for the 2019 Open House Day event.


For additional information or questions, contact Rosemary Bove at (860) 500-2355,, or Jean Hebert at (860) 500-2375,