The Mark Twain House & Museum, Talk

Mark Twain House & Museum 351 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT

An action-packed, harrowing, and funny reimagining of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, this brilliant new novel is told from the enslaved Jim’s point of view. A New York Times bestseller from the “literary icon” (Oprah Daily) and Pulitzer Prize Finalist Percival Everett, Jim’s agency, intelligence, and compassion are shown in a radically new light. Percival will be […]

The Mark Twain House & Museum, Talk

Mark Twain House & Museum 351 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT

In this landmark work of natural history, Boyce Upholt tells the epic story of this wild and unruly river, and the centuries of efforts to control it. The Mississippi River lies at the heart of America, an undeniable life force that is intertwined with the nation’s culture and history. Its watershed spans almost half the […]

The Mark Twain House & Museum, Talk

Mark Twain House & Museum 351 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT

The Mark Twain House & Museum welcomes Jason Silverman to the Trouble Begins stage for his lecture: The Twain of Our Republic and the Lincoln of Our Literature: The Historical Connections Between Abraham Lincoln and Mark Twain The lecture begins at 7 PM. This event will be held on Zoom Webinar. A recording will be available […]

The Mark Twain House & Museum, Ghost Tour

Mark Twain House & Museum 351 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT

Experience the eerie allure of the Clemens Family home after dark with our Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours. Join us for a spine-tingling journey where you’ll hear tales of paranormal investigations, unexplained phenomena witnessed by both staff and guests, and insights into Mark Twain’s own fascination with the otherworldly. Learn about chilling chapters in the Clemens […]

The Mark Twain House & Museum, GET A CLUE

Mark Twain House & Museum 351 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT

  Who killed that varmint Pap Finn? Was it Tom Sawyer in the Library with the Wrench? The Prince (or was it the Pauper) in the Bedroom? We need YOU to solve this mystery! Inspired by the classic murder-mystery board game, the GET A CLUE Tours use the various rooms of the Twain House (secret […]