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Thrifty Car Rental –Hartford (BDL)

580 Spring Street
Windsor Locks, CT 06096
Phone: 877-283-0898

While the city of Hartford may not top all vacation lists, if your travels take you to this fine Northeastern city, eat it up! Any individual yearning for visual, literary or performing arts will be satiated in this Connecticut city, so grab a Hartford car rental and start exploring. 

Read between the lines
Hartford has been the home to some of America's most beloved writers, so be sure to carve out some time with your Hartford rental car to visit the homes and monuments that honor them. The Mark Twain House and Museum honors author Samuel Clemens time of residency here, as well as his legacy as a writer. An eclectic home, the Mark Twain House provides an inside look into the tastes and comforts that America's most famous author held most dear.

The Nook Farm neighborhood of Hartford was also home to an number of other literary families, so jump in your Hartford car rental to explore the former residences of Harriet Beecher Stowe, author of "Uncle Tom's Cabin," as well as the home of Charles Dudley Warner, who wrote "The Gilded Age" with Twain in 1873.

Historic ARTifacts
If you're more a fan of visual art than literature, the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art may be more up your alley. Heralded as the oldest public art museum in the nation, the Wadsworth collection of paintings, sculptures, historic furnishings and decorative arts provide a dynamic look at art and art museums in America. Hosting a wide variety of moving exhibits that range from impressionists like Monet to modern artists like Deb Sokolow, there is always something new to explore here as well.

Enjoy theatrics
Got an extra large appetite for the arts? Not to worry. The city is home to a number of performing arts venues that are sure to whet your palate; all you need is your Hartford rental car to see them! The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts provides a range of theater performances to enjoy throughout the year, while the Hartford Stage Company puts you in the company of some of the nation's most promising actors and actresses. From acrobatic dazzles to classic murder mysteries, there are few theatrical leafs left unturned by this dynamic company.