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Our home of hidden treasure and family values with an abundance of attractions

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The Heart of Connecticut

Bristol, Connecticut is just two hours from Boston and New York and just an hour from the shoreline. It’s a place where you will find a hidden New England treasure abundant with attractions, special events, and colorful history to enjoy. From the natural beauty of picturesque hills and fall foliage, to the high tech satellite dishes of ESPN, Bristol’s “City sized” with a small town vibe, offering wonderful memories no matter your pace. So whether you’re vacationing, passing through, or staying a little longer, Bristol will fill the perfect piece in your heart.


Heartbeat Blog

The Heart of Bristol

Bristol’s heart is the engine that pumps passion into everything we do. Each week, we’ll be highlighting the heart of what makes Bristol the place to BE – the businesses, the organizations, City employees, and our Bristol citizens.



In Bristol

Attraction Spotlight

  • Event of the week

    Game Bots The theme this year, GAME BOTS, is inspired by classic and modern video games. See our students demonstrate…

  • Group of the week

    Bristol Youth Services is a community-based social service bureau caring for the well-being of the City’s youth and advocates for…

  • Attraction of the week

    Downtown’s key corner park, purchased from Carlyle F. Barnes in 1917, and later named for Dr. A. S. Brackett who…

  • Food & Drink of the week

    A fine-dining American-Italian restaurant, Marilyn’s Pub ensures that you will enjoy the Marilyn’s experience. Whether you are dining in or…