Hartford Museum and Civil War Enlistment Center

Historic Places tell the story of life in Hartford, New York in the 1800's.  The Museum houses artifacts from daily life, including various trades, their tools and products, homes and schools plus domestic equipment.  The house itself dates from circa 1815 and evolved to its present form around 1853.

The Enlistment Center, the last of its kind in New York tells the story of Company E of the 123rd Regiment NYSV during America's Civil War.  Displays include the soldier's equipment, letters and photos.  A map traces their 3,000 mile journey from 1862 to the end of the war.

Read more


Latitude: 43.3645061 Longitude: -73.3932281 Elevation: 396 ft
the best travel advice comes from the people who live here
hartford town

Season and Hours Open

Open Sundays from 1-4pm during July and August or by appointment. Phone 518-632-9151

Don't Miss This When Visiting

Historic cementery across the street contains graves of early settlers, revolutionary War and Civil War soldiers.  Also contains unique Civil War monument

Related Sites Or Experiences

New York State Military Museum Saratoga Springs, NY

Grant Cottage Wilton, NY



ADA Accessible


Tours Are Offered


Site is Child-friendly


Site is Pet-friendly


Leave a Comment