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Visitors, Welcome to the Connecticut Freedom Trail! 

We are thrilled to have you join us on a journey through history as we explore the African American experience in Connecticut. Our website provides a wealth of information on the over 160+ historic sites and museums that make up the Trail.

From the Amistad story to the Civil War and beyond, the Connecticut Freedom Trail offers a unique perspective on the contributions and struggles of African Americans throughout the state’s history. Our Trail is a celebration of diversity, resilience, and the power of the human spirit.

Our user-friendly website allows you to easily plan your visit, discover new sites, and learn about upcoming events. Our goal is to provide you with a seamless and engaging experience as you explore the rich cultural heritage of Connecticut’s African American community.

Whether you are a history buff, a curious traveler, or someone looking for a new adventure, the Connecticut Freedom Trail has something for everyone. Join us on this incredible journey of discovery, and let us inspire you with the stories of our past.