Noah Webster House & West Hartford Historical Society

227 S. Main St.
West Hartford, CT 06107- Map It
(860) 521-5362

AAA Editor Notes

Noah Webster House & West Hartford Historical Society is at 227 S. Main St. Lexicographer Noah Webster, author of the first American dictionary and the “Blue-Backed Speller,” was born here in 1758. The restored farmhouse and an adjoining museum contain period furnishings and changing exhibits; an audiovisual presentation commemorates Webster's life.
$8; $6 (ages 62+); $5 (ages 6-18 and students with ID).
Hours: Tours are given daily 1-4. Closed major holidays and the first 5 weekdays in Jan.