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Great photo @wanderlust_tenz! Share your hike with us using #talcottmountain and #heubleintower
What a great weekend coming up to hike to the Heublein Tower! Please plan ahead as parking space is still very limited. Share your hike with us using #talcottmountain and #heubleintower
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uj7l7o9CQ3c Replay the 2020 Hike to the Mic. Put it on while at the home office or while enjoying your Labor Day weekend! donate @ https://bit.ly/3hp8a1j #hiketothemic #heubleintower #weekendtunes
Thank you for supporting our Virtual Hike to the Mic event! Events like this are possible because of donations made by our supporting communities and sponsors. We need your help to maintain the Tower and keep our events running. Please ...
Our Virtual Hike to the Mic event is happening this Saturday! Subscribe to the official YouTube channel to see the premiere.
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Become a Volunteer

Friends of Heublein Tower are always looking for dedicated volunteers. Flexible commitment; volunteer one event per year, weekly or anything in between. There are multiple areas and positions where volunteer support is needed. To find out more, click here.

Did You Know?

Fun Facts about the Heublein Tower and Family

Great Reception

From 1948 to 1950, WTHT, an FM station operated by The Hartford Times, used the tower as its antenna site.

It's How Steak is Done

In 1895 the Heublein family begins manufacturing A-1 Steak Sauce in the U.S. 

A Presidential Offer

Many famous people have been guests at the Heublein Tower. In the early 1950s, at a Hartford Times gala, the Republican Party asked General Dwight Eisenhower to run for president. 

How the Wind Blows

Original designers Smith and Bassette designed the Heublein Tower to withstand 100 MPH winds. 

X-Ray Vision

At the turn of the 20th century, Arthur Heublein,a doctor at Hartford Hospital, pioneered the use of X-rays and radium treatments for cancer patients.

Going Up!

The Heublein Tower was one of the first private residences to purchase and install an Otis Elevator during the Victorian Era. 


Feet Tall


Steps to the Top


Ft Above Farmington Valley


Acre Grounds