Close

Holocaust Memorial at the Mandell JCC in West Hartford and plaster model of same sculpture. Elbert Weinberg collection, Hartford History Center, Hartford Public Library.

  • Hartford Artisans Weaving Center Exhibit Returns!

    August 31—October 31, 2016 ---The HAWC is back with a stunning show of the "plain weave" technique, featured at the Hartford History Center on the 3rd floor at 500 Main Street...Read More..

    "Hartford Through Time" On Sale Now!

    Hartford Public Library is pleased to offer "Hartford Through Time", a publication of its Hartford History Center. To purchase, read on.....Read More..

    Search Our Digital Repository

    Explore the digital collections of Hartford Public Library! Today, the Hartford Collection, housed in the library’s downtown Hartford History Center, is a growing multi-media compilation of hundreds of thousands of items that convey more than 300 y..Read More..

  • New on YouTube: Hartford Public Library's Digital Art Tour

    Embark on a virtual tour of Hartford Public Library's collection of visual art...Read More..

    Meet the HHC Advisory Committee!

    Meet the staff at the Hartford Public Library keeping Hartford’s history alive.

    Hartford History Center’s new scheduled hours are Tuesday through Friday, 1-5 p.m. and by appointment.

    For an appointment, please call 860-695-6297 or email hhc@hplct.org..Read More..

  • Like us on Facebook!

    Visit the Hartford History Center on Facebook!..Read More..

    Portrait of a Hartford Artist

    Hartford Public Library is now home to four Elbert Weinberg original sculptures - and by no mere coincidence...Read More..

    Beyond Words, The Shop at Hartford Public Library offers unique shopping experience

    Our products are reflective of the treasured icons of our past and the vibrant art of the present found in our libraries...Read More..