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At Connecticut's Old State House, you'll find many unique exhibits, historic rooms and over 22,000 square feet for people of all ages to explore.

Closed on all CT State Holidays

CT State Holidays
Check our Calendar of Events for special Saturday or holiday openings, or other schedule changes.

General Public Admission



Students with school ID


Children (6 - 17)
AAA Members (with card)
Seniors (65 and over)


Children (5 and under)
Old State House Association/CHS Members
Active U.S. Military Members (with military ID)
U.S. Military Veterans (with VA card)


School and Home - School Groups click here

Adult Group Admission

The adult group rate is $5 per person, with a minimum charge of $50.00. Included in this rate is your own private guided tour of the building.

Advance reservations (two weeks or more preferred) are recommended for groups of 10 or more to ensure the availability of a tour guide.

Admission discounts may not be combined or substituted for group tours.

Admission rates are subject to change

Inclement Weather:

In case of inclement weather, check the following sources for closing or delayed opening information:

Radio:    WTIC 96.6 FM
              WDRC 1360 AM
              WDRC 102.9 FM

TV:          WFSB - Channel 3
               NBC - Channel 30
               WTNH - Channel 8


Old State House Smoking Policy:

The designated smoking area is located off Old State House property, outside the fence on the Central Row side of the Old State House, property (just west of the gate).

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