Planning Your Visit

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Getting to Campus

Located in Simsbury, CT, The Ethel Walker School is 20 minutes from Hartford and two hours from New York City and Boston.




Reach Us By Air

We recommend that you fly into Hartford's Bradley International Airport (BDL), which is only 20 minutes from campus. Logan International Airport (BOS) and John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) are around 2 hours from campus.

Reach Us By Car

School Address

230 Bushy Hill Road
Simsbury, CT 06070

Local Car and Taxi Services

Valley Cab
76 Fernwood Drive, Simsbury Center, CT 06070-2915
(860) 651-0800

Kevin's Koaches
For a private limousine or town car - door to door service
Cell (Preferred): (860) 402-7787 Office: (860) 666-8031

Avon Transportation LLC
Interstate Luxury Car Service & Shuttle
(860) 294-6667
avoncarsvc@yahoo.com

Reach Us By Train

The closest bus and train station is Hartford's Union Station. This station is served by Amtrak and regional bus lines.

Accommodations

Avon Old Farms Hotel
Avon, CT
(860) 677-0651

Delamar West Hartford
West Hartford, CT
(860) 937-2500

Homewood Suites by Hilton
Farmington, CT
(860) 321-0000

Marriott Residence Inn Hartford/Avon
Avon, CT
(860) 687-1666

Sheraton/Bradley Airport
Windsor Locks, CT
(860) 627-5311

Simsbury 1820 House
Simsbury, CT
(860) 658-7658

Simsbury Inn
Simsbury, CT
(860) 651-5700

Restaurants

Abigail's Grill and Wine Bar* (Continental)
Simsbury, CT
(860) 264-1580

Amici Italian Grill (Italian)
Avon, CT
(860) 677-7089

Chili's Grill and Bar (American/Mexican)
Simsbury, CT
(860) 658-1334

Cosi's (Sandwiches/Salads)
Avon, CT
(860) 678-8989

da Capo Restaurant (Italian)
Avon, CT
(860) 677-5599

Dish 'n Dat (American/Diner)
Canton, CT
(860) 693-4927

The Elephant Trail (Thai)
Avon, CT
(860) 677-0065

Feng Asian Bistro and Hibachi* (Japanese)
Canton, CT
(860) 693-0065

First and Last Tavern* (Italian)
Avon, CT
(860) 676-2000

Flatbread Pizza Company (Local/Organic)
Canton, CT
(860) 693-3314

Market Place Kitchen & Bar* (Farm to Table)
Avon, CT
(860) 470-3641

Max A Mia (Italian)
Avon, CT
(860) 677-6299

Meadow Asian Cuisine (Chinese/Thai/Japanese)
Simsbury, CT
(860) 408-9800

Metro Bis* (American)
Simsbury, CT
(860) 651-1908

Millwrights* (American)
Simsbury, CT
(860) 651-5500

The North House* (New England)
Avon, CT
(860) 404-5951

Plan B (Tavern, Burger/American)
Simsbury, CT
(860) 658-4477

Seasons Restaurant at
Avon Old Farms Hotel
* (American)

Avon, CT
(860) 269-0240

Toshi Japanese Restaurant (Japanese)
Avon, CT
(860) 677-8242

Shopping

Avon Village Market Place
380 W Main Street, Avon, CT 06001
Avon, CT
(860) 678-0469

Riverdale Farms Shopping
124 Simsbury Road
Avon, CT
(860) 677-6437

The Shoppes at Farmington Valley
100 Albany Turnpike
Canton, CT
(860) 693-3059

Simsbury Commons
498 Bushy Hill Road
Simsbury, CT
(860) 651-6607

Westfarms Mall
1500 New Britain Avenue
Farmington, CT
(860) 561-3024

Area Attractions

Festivals

Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center
Simsbury, CT

Tanglewood (Summer home to the Boston Symphony Orchestra)
Lenox, MA

Simsbury Septemberfest
Simsbury, CT

Big E
West Springfield, MA