Welcome to Riverton! Fly Fishing the Farmington Hitchcock Chair CompanyGreenwood GlassSweet Pea's RestaurantRiverton Self StorageRiverton General StoreUncle Aaron's Tackle ShackRose's KitchenOld Riverton Inn

Welcome to Riverton, Connecticut! 

Where the water meets the woods. 

Nestled along the Farmington River, the town of Barkhamsted, and the village of Riverton within, has something to offer everyone. History, nature and outdoor activities abound. Riverton appears today just as it must have 100 years ago with its colonial houses, general store, churches, inns and trees lining the streets. The landmark factory, Hitchcock Chair Company Store, began manufacturing chairs here in 1826. By 1928, the elaborately stenciled chairs and cabinets made in Hitchcocksville, now called Riverton, became famous throughout America. Stroll through our little village by the river with its collection of shops, restaurants and places to stay.. Learn More


Riverton News and Events

  • Still River Music Festival
    Still River Music Festival

    June 23, 2018 from 11:00AM to Midnight

    This one day, multi-genre festival will feature various local musicians from the Connecticut and New England area, a variety of artists and entrepreneurs, beer garden, activities and more!


Featured Business:
Sweet Pea's Restaurant.

Sweet Peas
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A  Restaurant, Antique Gallery, and Caterer! 

2013 Learn Glassblowing

Peter Greenwood is an accomplished glass blower and artist. Perter offers workshops and private classes.

Learn Fly Fishing.

Ask Uncle Aaron.
Kayak the river!

Kayak the River.

Go big or go home.

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