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Mark My Words: John Hodgman

Mark Twain House

Join us for a night of thoughtful hilarity (and Hartford Whalers-related hijinks!) with special guest John Hodgman. Hodgman is a writer, comedian, and actor best known for his time on The […]

$35

The Mouth-Off With Chion Wolf

Mark Twain House

The Mouth-Off, hosted by Chion Wolf, returns for five Fridays If you have a story you'd like to tell email MouthOffHartford@gmail.com with your name, and a short description of what […]

BOOK/MARK: Amity Gaige, SEA WIFE

Mark Twain House

  Join us for an evening with AMITY GAIGE as she talks about her latest novel SEA WIFE, a smart, sophisticated literary page-turner about a young family that escapes suburbia […]

$5

Intro to Personal Storytelling with Terry Wolfisch Cole

Mark Twain House

Ira Glass of This American Life says, “Great stories happen to people who know how to tell them.” Join storyteller Terry Wolfisch Cole to learn how to turn your unique […]

$50

Unforgettable Party at Philip Cheney Mansion

Philip Cheney House 50 Forest Street, Manchester

Highclere Castle Gin & Cigars, the Philip Cheney Mansion, Onyx Spirits, and the DORO Restaurant Group, are joining forces to create an evening of unparalleled opulence for 40 lucky souls. […]

$200

Writing In Mark Twain’s Library

Mark Twain House

This is NOT a writing course-- by popular demand, this program is uninterrupted writing time in the Twain House with a guest host. NO WI-FI, NO PENS (we only allow […]

$50

A Little Harmless Fun: Joyce Maynard

Mark Twain House

Fascinating figures in the fields of film, rock music, theater, and literature loosen their ties, sip a glass of wine, and (hopefully) tell all in The Mark Twain House & […]

$10

Get a Clue Murder Mystery Tours

Mark Twain House

Tours leave every 15 minutes from 7 to 9 p.m. Get a CLUE Murder Mystery Tours take participants through the various rooms (secret passageway, conservatory, billiards room, and more) of […]

$26

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours

Mark Twain House

Filled with haunted history, dark tales, and Victorian traditions surrounding seances and spiritualism, these nighttime tours are as educational as they are goosebump-inducing. Participants will hear lots of creepy tales […]

$26