Local Information

Navigating UConn Hartford Campus

The conference will take place in two buildings — the Hartford Times Building (HTB), which is labeled “UConn Hartford” on the map, and the Hartford Public Library.  The map below depicts the UConn Harford campus and surrounding area (click to enlarge).


Lodging is available at multiple Hartford hotels, including:

Red Lion Inn
Address: 50 Morgan Street, Hartford, CT 06120
Phone: (860) 549-2400

Hartford Marriott Downtown
Address: 200 Columbus Blvd, Hartford, CT 06103
Phone: (860) 249-8000

Residence Inn by Marriott Hartford
Address: 942 Main St, Hartford, CT 06103
Phone: (860) 524-5550


Lunch is provided, but there are many nearby dining options for dinner in Downtown Hartford. Many of us will be headed over to The Blind Pig Pizza Co., and all are welcome to join us! Other local eateries include Bear’s Smokehouse BBQ, Agave Grill, Republic, and City Steam Brewery.


Public parking is available on the street and in the downtown parking garages (click for information about the Convention Center parking garage, the Front Street North parking garage, and the Hartford Public Library garage). For UConn affiliates who already have a parking permit for the Storrs campus, there is parking available for no further cost at the Convention Center:


Those traveling from UConn Storrs campus can click to learn more about the express bus from Storrs to Hartford (Route 913–UConn students can apply for a free pass) and local shuttle options in Hartford. The dash Shuttle also circulates downtown Hartford from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM and is free! You can find out more about how to use the buses in Hartford at the CTtransit website. The map below shows the walking route from the express bus stop to UConn Hartford campus (click to enlarge).