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Rocky Hill, Connecticut
Historical Society
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
Wethersfield, Connecticut
Historic House
Canton, 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.
Cromwell, Connecticut
History, Historical Society
Rocky Hill, Connecticut
Park
East Windsor, Connecticut
History, Historic House, Historical Society
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
East Hartford, Connecticut
Historical Society
Avon, Connecticut
West Hartford, Connecticut
Historical Society
West Hartford, Connecticut
Art
Newington, Connecticut
Historic House
Hartford, Connecticut
Historic House
Hartford, Connecticut
History
Bristol, Connecticut
Specialized
Newington, Connecticut
Historical Society
West Hartford, Connecticut
Historic House
Windsor, Connecticut
Historic House
Simsbury, Connecticut
History, Historic House
The "Entertainment of Strangers" uses period rooms and interactive exhibition galleries to interpret the use of the historic Capt. Elisha Phelps house as an inn from 1786 to 1849. Three successive generations of the Phelps tavernkeepers are chronicled along with the social history of taverns in New England.
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.
Bloomfield, Connecticut
History
West Hartford, Connecticut
Historic House
Simsbury, Connecticut
History, Library
The mission of the Simsbury Historical Society is to promote an appreciation of the history of Simsbury, its people, places, and events, and their importance to the region and our country. TheSociety collects, preserves, and interprets significant historical resources for Simsburyresidents and visitors so that the past may enrich the future.
South Windsor, Connecticut
Historical Society
Farmington, Connecticut
Historic House
Avon, Connecticut
Science
Hartford, Connecticut
Art
Wethersfield, Connecticut
History
Wethersfield, Connecticut
Historical Society
Windsor, Connecticut
Historical Society
Bloomfield, Connecticut
Historical Society
Local historical society. Museum/library and 200-year-old school.