HARTFORD, Conn., (June 7, 2022) – More than 200 tourism attractions across Connecticut will offer free or reduced admission or special offers to state residents on Saturday, June 11, 2022, for the 18th annual Connecticut Open House Day.
Organized by the Connecticut Office of Tourism, the one-day statewide event is designed to showcase Connecticut’s diverse mix of history, art, culture, nature and adventure experiences to the very people who call it home.
View the list of participating attractions and offers by county at www.CTvisit.com/CTOpenHouseDay.
For the first time in two years, all event offerings are fully in person. They include:
- Free or reduced admission at 60+ attractions, including history, art and children’s museums, trains and trolleys, and water sport retailers.
- Free tours at 25+ attractions, including theaters and other venues rarely open to the public, as well as vineyards, breweries and distilleries.
- Special offers, events and giveaways at 85+ attractions, including farms, shops and nature centers.
“Connecticut Open House Day is the perfect opportunity to discover or rediscover Connecticut’s rich history, arts & culture scene, outdoor recreation experiences, and so much more, as we kickoff an exciting summer season” said Noelle Stevenson, director, Connecticut Office of Tourism. “We encourage everyone to get out, explore and take advantage of the amazing offers throughout the state—you might just be surprised at what you find!”
Connecticut Open House Day isn’t just a special day for state residents, it’s also critical for participating tourism businesses. Many attract new visitors during the event who tend to revisit with family and friends.
For Connecticut Open House Day updates, visit www.CTvisit.com/CTOpenHouseDay and follow #CTOpenHouse on social media.