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Veterans Memorial 
Ice Skating Rink
56 Buena Vista Road
West Hartford, CT  06107
Phone & Fax: (860) 521-1573


In Memory of Marine Lance Corporal
Lawrence R. Philippon

About VMSR

Fun-filled recreational skating...outstanding figure skating...action packed hockey...you'll find it all at Veterans Memorial Ice Skating Rink!  This state of the art facility has everything to make your skating experience the best it can be! All in a clean air/emission free, climate-controlled environment for the comfort of skaters and spectators alike!! The fully enclosed arena is temperature controlled and features a 200' by 85' NHL size ice surface.  Special lighting and sound system adds to the excitement.  The Rink Side Snack Bar and Skate Shop and electronic game room add to the fun! VMSR offers a broad range of skating activities designed to afford everyone the opportunity to skate.  Throughout the year, many public skating sessions, learn-to-skate classes for all ages, private insturction for children and adults, hockey skill lessons, special hockey and figure skating camps, hockey leagues, the West Hartford Figure Skating Club and ice rentals are offered.  Party rooms are available for birthdays and group use.  Discount admission options for individuals and groups are provided.  VMSR Skate for FUNds program makes for an easy school or group fundriaser.  VMSR sponsors 100% of the ice time for the Conard and Hall boy's and girl's hockey teams and 35% of the ice time for the West Hartford Youth Hockey Association.