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The New Britain Industrial Museum opened at it’s new location at 59 West Main Street in December 2017.

SPECIAL:  The New Britain Industrial Museum will be taking its SUMMER PAUSE starting July 4th, so will be close from July 4 through July 11th, 2018

We will resume our normal hours on Thursday July 12th and Friday July 13th, with one exception, on Saturday July 14th (only) opening time will be 1pm (not 10am).

HOURS:

•  Wednesday 12-4
•  Thursday 2-4
•  Friday 2-4
•  Saturday 10-4

THE MUSEUM WILL BE CLOSED SUNDAY, MONDAY & TUESDAY

Admission is:

 • $5 for Adults

•  $3 for Seniors (65+)

• $3 for Students (13+)

Members, Donors (Burritt Circle and above) & Children 12 and under are FREE.
There will be free admission for all every Saturday morning from 10-12.

PARKING

Is available on the street, or in the Municipal Garages located on Bank/Chestnut and Columbus Blvd./Washington Street.

There is no Charge for parking on street or in the Columbus Blvd./Washington St. garage AFTER 5pm.  The Bank/Chestnut St. garage charges until 8 pm on weekdays.  All parking downtown is free on Saturday and Sunday (all day).

CTFASTRACK
The New Britain Industrial Museum is located 2 blocks from the downtown New Britain CTfastrack Station.
Link to CTfastrack information.

 PLACES TO EAT in New Britain
Capitol Lunch ~ 510 Main Street
Criollisimo Restaurant ~ 340 Arch Street
East Side German Restaurant ~ 131 Dwight Street
Great Taste (Chinese) ~ 597 West Main Street
Grand Pizza & Restaurant ~ 136 Main Street
Mae Kong (Thai) ~ 26 Main Street
Miss Washington Diner ~ 10 Washington Street
Mofongo Restaurant (Puerto Rican & American) ~ 260 Main Street
Riley’s Gourmet ~ 61 Glen Street
West Side Tavern ~ 586 W. Main Street

Polish Food:
Belvedere Cafe and Restaurant ~ 82 Broad Street
Cracovia ~ 994 West Main Street
Roly Poly Bakery ~ 587 Main Street
Starpolska ~ 252 Broad Street

Additional restaurant listings can be found on Urban Spoon.

PLACES TO VISIT / THINGS TO DO

New Britain Downtown District Visitors Center
New Britain Museum of American Art
Central CT State University (CCSU) Art Gallery
Art League of New Britain
Amatos Toy and Hobby Shop
New Britain Youth Museums
Walnut Hill Park
Rose Garden at Walnut Hill Park
Hole in the Wall Theater
Trinity-on-Main
Repertory Theater of New Britain

For other places to visit in Connecticut:
CT Museum Quest
Visit Connecticut