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Connecticut Convention Center

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Address: 100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT 06103
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Attended a church convention.

The Convention Center is very large with a good amount of open space. I was there to attend a church service for 2000 people and there was no crowding or bottlenecks. The... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed December 7, 2016
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Bethel, Connecticut
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Bethel, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

The Convention Center is very large with a good amount of open space. I was there to attend a church service for 2000 people and there was no crowding or bottlenecks. The reception area next to the large room accommodated a large group for a reception and display space. The elevators make moving between floors very easy. The breakout space... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

Had a great time with my family!!! We will go back to other events together. The lego statues were amazing.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

The Connecticut Convention Center is a recent addition to downtown Hartford in an upgraded area that includes restaurants, a couple of pubs and even a cinema. Plenty of parking and quick access to both North-South and East-West highways make it convenient with easy access.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

Large facility very comfortable with lovely views of the city of Hartford and CT river. Have been here for several events and have found facility to be very nice. Parking is expensive so be prepared. I guess that's true whenever you park in the city.

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Greater Cincinnati
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

I've been to lots of convention centers which I don't really remember anything about. This one was very nice. Great windows and lighting - great views of the river. Comfortable seating outside the meeting rooms all around. Good amount of restrooms available between sessions (majority women at the convention so they converted some men's rooms to women's in advance to... More 

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Nellysford, VA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Ballrooms, breakout rooms, lots of bathrooms, and very convenient to Marriott. Easy transportation to the airport.

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Bentonville, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

The convention center is nice and it is huge! Food that was served was always good. It got a little cold in our big group sessions, so I suggest a light jacket, but other than that, everything was great!

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Largo, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016

I have been in many convention center's throughout the country in the last 12 years and must say that Hartford's Convention Center ranks among the best. It is beautifully designed with an airy feel, roomy, and conveniently located by the Marriott hotel and CT Science Center and downtown. Parking is convenient and the free DASH transport is superb. Handicap accessible... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2016

It was decided to have our GO Conference here and the building is enormous. We were on the top floor reached by escalators and elevators. There was quite a bit of space for the large meeting area, many small rooms for groups, large restrooms, and display areas. There was another large conference going on downstairs but you would not known... More 

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New Canaan, Connecticut
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 10, 2016

Very well organized, clean, and wide open. Parking a bit tricky and pretty expensive but it is so convenient.

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