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“Worked at Travelers and toured this town” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Travelers Tower

Travelers Tower
1 Tower Square, Hartford, CT 06183
860-277-4208
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Ranked #29 of 44 Attractions in Hartford
Type: Observation Decks/ Towers, Observatories/ Planetariums
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Owner description: The observation deck of this 1919 neo-classical pink granite building offers a panoramic view of the city, the Connecticut River and the surrounding countryside.
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5 attraction reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Worked at Travelers and toured this town”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

Amazing 360 views, really windy up there, bring a hat in colder months. Can view the falcon nesting site from there. must be able to climb a lot of stairs.

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English first
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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“Great views”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

Went there on a field trip with my high school sophmore and his AP History class. This was on one of our stops. One of the mom's husband was an executive there and he met us there and they brought us to the top of the tower. The views were spectacular of Hartford.

Visited May 2012
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Wallingford, Connecticut
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“Lovely views from the top of this Hartford icon”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012

Beautiful views from the top. You must be able to climb stairs, because the elevator can only go up to a certain floor, then you get off and have to climb the steps. Free tour up to the top. If it is windy, be sure to bring a jacket (it is COLD up there!)

Visited July 2011
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“For a boring sunny day”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012

Nice view, but not much to the experience. Take an elevator up into the tower to look out.

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