Manchester, Connecticut, boasts over 1,000 acres of park land and a variety of housing styles located in attractive neighborhoods. We are a thriving small town in the growing eastern section of the Hartford region. Like many New England towns, Manchester traces its roots all the way back to 1672 during Colonial times.
We’re proud to call Manchester our home; it’s a great place to raise and educate our families. Manchester offers a developing downtown area with performing arts and cultural events as well as recreational activities. Learn more about our beautiful community here.
Wickham Park is a 250 acre paradise in Manchester. It hosts eight beautiful, separate garden areas, hiking trails and walking paths, an aviary, a dedicated disc golf course, cooking and camping areas, tennis and volleyball courts, two softball fields, an outdoor amphitheater, and more. Spend a day or several days here—playing, relaxing, hiking, and taking photos—and you’ll be sure to be back again and again.
Hike Case Mountain with the locals of Manchester. It’s a natural beauty with many marked trails for hiking or snow-shoeing, depending on the season. Its waterfall, mature trees, stone walls, and paths offer a unique preserve for folks of all ages to enjoy. Take the hike to the top of the summit for a beautiful view of Manchester.