Benefits of Moving to Hartford
When you move to Colt Gateway, you get all of the benefits of living in Hartford, Connecticut. Check out some of the great reasons to live at in one of Colt Gateway’s apartments near downtown Hartford.
American History & Museums
There is a lot of culture and history to take in when visiting Hartford. There are many things to do in the Hartford area. And a lot has to do with the old history of the city. Since Connecticut is one of the 13 original colonies, Hartford has a lot of American history to visit in the area. Some notable places include the Harriet Beech Stowe Center, the childhood home of Noah Webster, and Mark Twain’s house. You can also take a self-guided tour walking through the Ancient Burying Grounds to find gravestones that date back to the 1600s!
So with this history also comes many wonderful museums. Take the family to the Connecticut Science Center. Go to the nation’s oldest public art museum at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. Check out the Museum of Connecticut History. Or tour the Connecticut Historical Society’s museum. All these options at your disposal when you live in apartments near Hartford.
Culture & Sports
Hartford is rife with great culture and fun sporting events to attend. The Hartford Stage is home to Tony award-winning shows. New operas debut at the Hartford Opera Theater. The Bushnell Center is home to popular musicals, concerts and symphonies. Go see a comedy show at the Playhouse on Park. And when the big performers come to town, they play at the Xfinity Theatre, which has both an indoor and outdoor amphitheater.
So maybe live shows isn’t your thing. What about sports? There are a few local Hartford teams to cheer on when you live in the area. Dunkin Donuts Park is home to the minor league baseball team Hartford Yard Goats. Go catch a hockey game at the XL Center and see the Hartford Wolf Pack play. They are the minor league affiliate to the New York Rangers! Perhaps you can see some players first hand before they jump to the NHL! Dillon Stadium is home to the Hartford Athletic, Connecticut’s professional soccer club. Or maybe college sports is what you like? Well then check out the Hartford Hawks! All this and more available to you when you have apartments near the Hartford area.