Among many world-class attractions at your fingertips as a guest of ours here at The Goodwin in Downtown Hartford is the Connecticut Science Center. We’ve written about this top-grade museum—a fantastic day trip from The Goodwin particularly for families but with something for just about everybody—here at the blog before, and we urge you to take a gander at that overview.// Read More //
For any and all families with young kids staying here at The Goodwin, you’ve got a truly exceptional resource for hands-on learning and all-around fun within close reach of your boutique accommodations at our downtown hotel.
The Hartford Children’s Museum (950 Trout Brook Drive, Hartford, CT) ranks among the oldest institutions of its kind in the U.S., having opened back in 1927 as a one-room museum focused on natural history at Elizabeth Park’s Pond House. It moved to its current location in West Hartford in 1958, and now encompasses a number of different attractions.// Read More //
When you call The Goodwin your home away from home in downtown Hartford, Connecticut, you’ve got some fantastic greenspaces within easy reach whenever you’re hankering for a bit of nature-in-the-city or family-friendly outdoors fun.
Among the prime options is Great River Park, just across the Connecticut River in East Hartford. It’s open all year-round, but needless to say is especially enticing in this summer season.// Read More //
Say your vows in downtown Hartford, Connecticut at the city’s perfect wedding venue: the Goodwin! Our exquisite event spaces, coordinating services, and on-site catering/dining makes us a wonderful place to hold a ceremony, reception, and associated festivities.// Read More //
Connecticut’s capital city has no shortage of excellent dining on hand, and as it happens some of the very best happens right here within the walls of the Goodwin. You won’t find more dynamic and creative Spanish-inspired cuisine in town than that served up daily at our very own Porrón & Piña!// Read More //
Call The Goodwin home here in Downtown Hartford, and you’ll be less than a half-mile away from the home ballpark of the city’s very own Double-A Minor League Baseball team.
We’re referring, of course, to the Hartford Yard Goats, who’ve got a busy stretch of home stands at Dunkin’ Donuts Park this spring. Come join us for boutique hospitality and some topnotch bat-and-ball action at The Goodwin!
It’s that time of year again: when the latest bright young crop of Trinity College graduates earn their degrees in front of some mighty proud friends and families. If you’re going to be in town for the Trinity College commencement this May, we invite you to enjoy boutique accommodations just a hop, skip, and a jump from the ceremony here at The Goodwin!
We’re only a few minutes from the Trinity College campus, and our guest rooms and suites offer some of the very finest lodgings in the Connecticut capital. We’d be proud to play a small but important part in your enjoyment of this very special weekend!