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

  • Carla Ten Eyck, see real women: really see women

    In honor of Women's History Month, the Hartford History Center at Hartford Public Library celebrates a Hartford-born photographer and her work that asks and answers the question, "when do you feel you are your most beautiful?"..Read More..

    Poets on Poetry Series with Connecticut Poetry Society: Spring 2017

    The Connecticut Poetry Society continues its popular monthly poetry series this winter! Programming runs on the last Saturday of the month at the Hartford History Center, 3rd floor of the downtown library from 10:15am-12:15pm. Poets on Poetry is fre..Read More..

    Hunting In Wartime Screening

    Hunting in Wartime will be screened followed by a Q&A session with the director, Samantha Farinella. ..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..

    Meet the HHC Staff & Advisory Committee!

    Meet the dedicated advisory team and staff at the Hartford History Center....working to keep Hartford’s history alive.

    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..

  • Like us on Facebook!

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

    Hartford NAACP, Celebrating 100 Years: Voices from the Living Presidents

    The Greater Hartford Branch of the NAACP is celebrating 100 years with a panel of its living presidents...Read More..

    World War I and America

    Hartford Public Library presents a series of programs that are developed and scheduled to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the nation’s entry into the war in 1917...Read More..