Whether you're a long time resident, newcomer, or visitor just "traveling through," Tolland County offers abundant natural beauty and charming history. Located in the northeastern part of Connecticut, part of the county is part of the Hartford metropolitan area and part is part of the Springfield, Massachusetts, metropolitan area. Tolland County is incorporated into thirteen towns comprising of Andover, Bolton, Columbia, Coventry, Ellington, Hebron, Mansfield, Somers, Stafford, Tolland, Union, Vernon and Willington. Did you know that Tolland County is briefly referenced in the novel Moby-Dick by Nathaniel Hawthorne as the place that the ill-fated ship mate, Pip, comes from. So come visit Tolland County and see all it has to offer for yourself!