Her words changed the world.

Stowe House Grand Reopening

Stowe's Birthday and CT Open House Day
June 10    10 AM - 5 PM
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
Free Tours for Hartford Residents

Stowe House

Join Us for the Biggest Stowe Center Event of a Lifetime!

After an 18-month interior renovation, the National Historic Landmark Stowe House reopens with a new interactive tour.

  • Be the first to see beautifully preserved interiors.
  • Learn what compelled Stowe to write the anti-slavery novel Uncle Tom's Cabin.
  • Connect the past to the present as you discuss 19th century social issues that resonate today.
  • Leave feeling inspired that you can create positive change.



On JUNE 10: Discounted Tour Admission Plus Free Family Activities:

  • Horse-drawn carriage rides
  • "Meet" Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • Kids games, arts & crafts
  • Grand Reopening Ribbon Cutting  
  • Cake in honor of Stowe's 206th birthday

Plus, food vendors and free Chet's Italian Ice.

Come celebrate!

Tours Free for Hartford Residents