Letter from Christine Castonguay, Interim Director, Connecticut Office of Tourism Regarding COVID-19

As of: April 9, 2021

Dear Connecticut Residents and Visitors:

Your safety and well-being are of the utmost importance to the Connecticut Office of Tourism. We are monitoring the situation related to COVID-19 in Connecticut and are dedicated to sharing the latest Connecticut travel-related updates with you.

The latest guidance currently in effect is available HERE, including:

  • Travel Advisory: Connecticut residents and travelers to Connecticut should follow travel-related guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Connecticut Department of Public Health (CT DPH). Mandates and requirements are not currently in place in Connecticut. Click here for detailed information on traveling.

  • Masks and Face Coverings: Pursuant to Executive Order No. 7NNN, masks or cloth face coverings that cover a person's nose and mouth are required to be worn when in public and a six-foot distance is unavoidable, whether indoors or outdoors. This does not apply to anyone for whom doing so would be contrary to their health because of a medical condition.

  • Sector rules in effect throughout Connecticut: The state has established specific rules for various sectors to keep people safe. Here are all of the rules currently in effect that apply for each sector.

Additional information from the State of Connecticut on COVID-19 is available here: www.CT.gov/Coronavirus.

We strongly encourage all Connecticut residents and visitors to follow the requirements and guidance provided by the State of Connecticut, Connecticut Department of Public Health and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Thank you for helping to keep us all safe.


Christine Castonguay

Interim Director, Connecticut Office of Tourism