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Bristol, Connecticut
General, History, Library, Specialized
Step back in time with a visit to the American Clock & Watch Museum in America's great clockmaking town, Bristol, Conn. Hundreds of interesting and beautiful timekeepers will remind you of times past. Discover the finest collection of American manufactured clocks and watches on public display.
Hartford, Connecticut
Art, General, History, Historic House, Military
Founded in 1936, the Antiquarian & Landmarks Society (A & L), Connecticut's statewide heritage organization, promotes interest in historic properties by preserving and interpreting significant personal stories and collections. The Antiquarian & Landmarks Society owns nine historic houses opened to public. All are on their original sites and most have intact original collections.
Hartford, Connecticut
Art
Avon, Connecticut
Historic House, Historical Society
Currently the Society's projects include full restoration of the Derrin House on West Avon Road, proper storage of many artifacts in the Living Museum and Pine Grove Schoolhouse, answering local history questions, giving referrals to those who seek "experts" to help with their historic home or genealogy questions, publishing a newsletter and planning fundraising events.
Hartford, Connecticut
Bristol, Connecticut
Historical Society
West Hartford, Connecticut
Children's, Natural History, Planetarium, Science
Through hands-on, minds-open, fun experiences, The Children?s Museum engages the wonder and discovery of children and supports families as first teachers. The Museum offers free parking and is within walking distance of the many fine restaurants and shops of West Hartford Center and Blue Back Square. With its iconic mascot Conny, a 60 ft.
Hartford, Connecticut
Historical Society
Hartford, Connecticut
Culture, General, History, Historic House
Begin your visit to Hartford with a guided or self-guided tour of this 1796 National Historic Landmark, one of the nation's oldest state houses.
Newington, Connecticut
Historic House
Farmington, Connecticut
Cemetery, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library
If you would like to learn more about the society, become a member or volunteer, please contact us. Volunteers are needed to help with hospitality, lead walking tours of the Freedom Trail, work as docents at the Old Stone Schoolhouse, plan events and programs, research and write articles for our newsletter, raise funds, write grants, and tend the cottage garden at the society's headquarters.
West Hartford, Connecticut
Art
Hartford, Connecticut
History, Library
Farmington, Connecticut
Art
Avon, Connecticut
Kensington, Connecticut
West Hartford, Connecticut
Historical Society
West Hartford, Connecticut
Art
Newington, Connecticut
Historic House
Hartford, Connecticut
Historic House
Waterbury, Connecticut
Art
Hartford, Connecticut
History
South Meriden, Connecticut
Historical Society
Bristol, Connecticut
Specialized
Newington, Connecticut
Historical Society
West Hartford, Connecticut
Historic House
Plainville, Connecticut
Historical Society
It’s first home was a card table in the corner of the Plainville Public Library. Started in connection with the town’s Centennial Celebration in 1969, the society would wait 6 years to get a place of its own. In 1974, the Plainville Historical Society moved into the old Town Hall, after the town offices had moved to the new Municipal Center.
West Hartford, Connecticut
Historic House
Meriden, Connecticut
Historical Society
Southington, Connecticut
General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library
TRACKS THROUGH TIME: A WALKING TOUR EXPLORE SOUTHINGTON’S INDUSTRIAL HISTORY. A guide to Southington's historical manufacturing sites along the Farmington Canal Greenway walking trail is available on the website. The walking trail was formerly the NorthHampton-New Haven Railroad Line that supplied Southington's manufacturers and distributed their products to the world.
Farmington, Connecticut
Historic House
Avon, Connecticut
Science
Waterbury, Connecticut
History, Science, Specialized
Hartford, Connecticut
Art