Home to Quinnipiac University and neighbor to Yale University, Hamden offers the perfect blend of urban and suburban lifestyles
PARKS & REC
Sleeping Giant State Park, West Rock Ridge, and the Farmington Canal Trail represent just some of what Hamden has to offer for hiking and biking and just being in the great outdoors.
Hamden is the hometown of Eli Whitney, the inventor of the cotton gin, and the man who introduced the modern era of mass production with the concept of interchangeable parts. His factory is now the Eli Whitney Museum
Quiet neighborhoods, retail centers, recreation, universities – Hamden offers what makes you feel at home.