About East Hartford, CT
Cross the Connecticut River from the state’s capital and you will find yourself in the lively town of East Hartford. Home to a college, growing industry, and a variety of neighborhoods, this eastern gem offers something for everyone. Once inhabited by Native Americans, it has grown in both size and offerings, appealing to the many residents who call it home. If, after visiting its many attractions, you seek further excitement, you can see all that neighboring Hartford has to offer in a few minutes.