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The Mark Twain House and Museum

The Mark Twain House and Museum
351 Farmington Avenue
860-247-0998

The mission of The Mark Twain House & Museum is to foster an appreciation of the legacy of Mark Twain as one of our nation's defining cultural figures, and to demonstrate the continuing relevance of his work, life and times.


Upcoming Events at The Mark Twain House and Museum

Gilded Age Ornament-Making Workshop

Sunday, Dec 11, 2022 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Hartford, CT
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Gilded Age Ornament-Making Workshop

The Clemens Family Christmas Special Live

Sunday, Dec 11, 2022 from 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Hartford, CT
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The Clemens Family Christmas Special Live

Get a Clue Tour – The Christmas Edition

Friday, Dec 16, 2022 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Hartford, CT
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Recent News

The Mark Twain House And Museum Newsletter - November 23, 2022

Happy Thanksgiving! "You ask me for a sentiment which shall state how much I have to be thankful for this time. For years it has been a rule with me not to expose my gratitude in print on Thanksgiving Day, but I wish to break the rule now and pour…

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The Mark Twain House And Museum Newsletter - November 21, 2022

Tipple on Tuesday! "Never refuse to do a kindness unless the act would work great injury to yourself, and never refuse to take a drink-- under any circumstances." - Mark Twain's Notebook Tuesday, November 22 at 6pm ET- Literary Happy Hour with…

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The Mark Twain House And Museum Newsletter - November 2, 2022

Thursday, November 3 at 7pm ET - RETAIL GANGSTER - The INSANE, Real-Life Story of CRAZY EDDIE with Gary Weiss and Dan Haar (Virtual) Before Enron, before Madoff, before?The Wolf of Wall Street, "Crazy Eddie" Antar’s corruption was second to…

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The Mark Twain House And Museum Newsletter - October 24, 2022

2022 Mark Twain American Voice in Literature Award Winner Announced! Out of 60 eligible titles published in 2021 submitted for consideration this year and after months of deliberation, The Mark Twain House & Museum is excited to announce…

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The Mark Twain House and Museum Newsletter - October 17, 2022

Newsletter Tuesday at Noon Tuesday, October 18 at 12pm ET - MTH&M and Connecticut Funeral Directors Association (CFDA) present a virtual lunchtime conversation on ALL THE LIVING AND THE DEAD: From Embalmers to Executioners, an Exploration…

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The Mark Twain House And Museum Newsletter - October 3, 2022

Monday, October 3 at 7pm EST - The American School for the Deaf and The MTH&M present Sara Novi? discussing TRUE BIZ – A Novel with ASD Executive Director Jeff Bravin (Virtual - presented with American Sign Language interpretation and…

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The Mark Twain House And Museum Newsletter - September 25, 2022

Tuesday: Virtual Tuesday, September 27 at 7pm EST - THE BALLAD OF PERILOUS GRAVES with Alex Jennings and Nikki Woolfolk (Virtual) Debut novelist Alex Jennings joins Steampunk author and chocolatier Nikki Woolfolk to discuss his dazzling new…

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