CT Heritage Last Updated: August 2023

Connecticut is a destination to explore fascinating stories of the past. Step back in time at the state’s museums dedicated to Native Americans, our maritime legacy, our tradition of innovation, our colonial-era heritage – all of which bring history to life.


Prehistoric Museums

There is evidence that dinosaurs once roamed Connecticut — are you ready to dig into it?


History Trails

Follow these trails and step back in time:

Connecticut Women's Heritage Trail

Connecticut Freedom Trail

Connecticut Revolution Trail