Thurs. Feb. 1st: Common Read | Eddie Glaude’s Democracy in Black in the Community Room (2nd floor) 2:00pm

Thurs. Feb. 8th: Pennington Lecture | Eddie Glaude at the Wadsworth 6:00pm

Tues. Feb. 27th: Unmuting | the Justice Dance Performance Project at Christ Church Cathedral 12:30pm AND 5:30pm

Thurs. Mar. 21st: Meet the Actors | The Hot Wing King in the Community Room 11:00am

Through Jan. 21st: Arts Potluck | Student Art Show in the Mallett Gallery

Ongoing: Hartford’s Black Heroes Trail | CT State Capital honors Thirman L. Milner, former Mayor of Hartford


Jeffrey Partridge, Director
[email protected]
(860) 906-5191


The Hartford Heritage Project is a place-based education initiative that incorporates our community into the curriculum. Museums, historical societies, parks, community centers, care facilities, local businesses, government agencies, and other valuable local resources become an extension of our classroom.


CT State Capital is pleased to announce the third annual Pennington Lecture: Dr. Eddie Glaude, Jr. on February 8, 2024. The program starts with a special event for students at Capital. Free Admission, Registration is required.


Hartford Heritage Project will offer specialized immersion classes this Spring with our partners including the Wadsworth Atheneum, the Old State House, Hartford Stage, and more. To search classes by term at CT State Capital, click here.


Yuna Dai, March 20, 2023

Trinity Health Center for Hartford Engagement and Research Blog, Researching Inclusive Museums in the Liberal Arts Action Lab

Aliyah Freeman-Johnson, January 5, 2023

Trinity Health Blog, Studying Black Heritage in the Liberal Arts Action Lab

Jacob Graff, September 28, 2022

Capital Student News, Hartford Heritage Project Launches first annual Pennington Lecture

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Funding for The Hartford Heritage Project is generously provided by CT Humanities, the CCC Foundation, and the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving.

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