New Britain Industrial Museum

185 Main Street
New Britain, CT 06051


The mission of the New Britain Industrial Museum is to collect, preserve and exhibit to the general public examples of industrial artifacts representative of the ingenuity and creativeness of generations of Hardware City people in a continuing effort both to cultivate awareness of their past productivity and to inspire future industrial accomplishment.


The New Britain Industrial Museum is grounded in a proud tradition of innovation. We celebrate the contribution of New Britain to the region’s present and future development. The museum makes our community stronger by increasing cultural & historic awareness through exhibits and programming for children and adults.

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