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Office Hours: Monday – Wednesday, 9:00 am - noon.
Phone: 860.246.2224
Address: First Presbyterian Church, 136 Capitol Avenue, Hartford, CT 06106

Co-Pastors: Rev. Dr. Thomas Hawkins and Rev. Jan Hawkins
Music and Arts Director: Jennifer Fijal
Nursery Director: Shannon Hopkins
Office Manager: Ruth Van Anden
Sexton: John Du Pont

Web Design: Brian Shim
Web Photos: Courtesy of church members, friends, and staff
Photo Editing: Ruth Van Anden

Directions to First Presbyterian Church, Hartford

From the South: Take I-91 North to Hartford. Use the Capitol Area Exit #29A. Follow the exit ramp to the circle. Go 3/4 way around the circle to Hudson Street. Turn right onto Hudson Street and go one block to the traffic light at Capitol Avenue. Turn right onto Capitol Avenue and proceed two blocks to the church which will be on the right. (Note: You can also follow the blue "Hospital" signs from I-91 to Capitol Avenue)

From the North: Take I-91 South to Hartford. Use the Capitol Area Exit #29A. Follow the directions above.

From the West: Take I-84 East to Hartford. Use the Capitol Avenue Exit #48. Turn left onto Capitol Avenue and proceed past two traffic lights to the church which will be on the left. (Note: You will pass the State Capitol and the Bushnell Memorial Auditorium on the left.)

From the East: Enter Hartford via Route 2 West. If you are on I-84 this is exit #54, Downtown Hartford. After crossing the Connecticut River on the Founders Bridge turn left onto Columbus Ave. Then turn right onto Arch Street, left onto Main Street then right onto Capital Avenue. Pass one traffic signal and several surface parking lots and the Church is on your right.

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Twenty two spaces are available for all Church events. The entrance to the lot is immediately east of the Church (entrance to lot is via Capitol Avenue). On Sunday mornings virtually unlimited parking is also available in the State owned lots east of the Church and across Capitol Avenue.

The Church does allow the Bushnell Auditorium to use some of the parking spaces during the day and the entire lot on performance evenings when no Church events are scheduled.

Please Note: Bushnell parking is located straight ahead as you enter the lot from Capitol Avenue.

Parking next to sanctuary is reserved for church use during the day Monday through Friday, Wednesday evenings, Sunday mornings, and for all church events.