Welcome to Connecticut History Events – The place to go to find historical happenings throughout Connecticut!

We’ve compiled a wide variety of history events at venues across Connecticut.

Interested in author talks or walking tours, lectures or living history presentations? Use the category button to filter by event type.

Looking for an event near you? Use the tag button to filter by town or county in Connecticut or by topic such as WWI or Colonial America.

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Hope to see you at an upcoming event!

 

Feb 29 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
Simsbury Historical Society Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store: 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Thursday– Saturday    Year-Round Holidays The Simsbury Historical
Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store
Feb 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
1:00 pm
Canton Historical Museum Step back in time to a reconstructed 19th century general store, post office, barber shop, and blacksmith
Canton Historical Museum
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green The exhibits cover the town from its Native American roots through European
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
7:00 pm
Noah Webster Library West Hartford Libraries and the Capital Classics Theatre Company team up to bring you the Shakespeare Book
Noah Webster Library
Mar 3 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green The exhibits cover the town from its Native American roots through European
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green
Mar 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Salmon Brook Historical Society in Granby The Library will be open year round on Tuesdays and Thursdays, weather and holidays
Salmon Brook Historical Society Library
Mar 5 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green The exhibits cover the town from its Native American roots through European
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green
Mar 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Salmon Brook Historical Society in Granby The Library will be open year round on Tuesdays and Thursdays, weather and holidays
Salmon Brook Historical Society Library
Mar 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
Simsbury Historical Society Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store: 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Thursday– Saturday    Year-Round Holidays The Simsbury Historical
Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store
10:00 am
American Clock & Watch Museum Have you ever wondered what makes a clock tick? Come visit on the first or
American Clock & Watch Museum
Mar 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
11:00 am
West Hartford The New Yorker magazine discussion group meets at 11:00am on Fridays at the Noah Webster Library, 20 South
Noah Webster Library
Mar 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
Simsbury Historical Society Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store: 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Thursday– Saturday    Year-Round Holidays The Simsbury Historical
Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store
Mar 7 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
Connecticut Historical Society Museum in Hartford Free admission to the museum galleries all day. Please note that free admission does
Connecticut Historical Society Museum and Library
Mar 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
Simsbury Historical Society Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store: 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Thursday– Saturday    Year-Round Holidays The Simsbury Historical
Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store
Mar 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green The exhibits cover the town from its Native American roots through European
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green
Mar 10 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green The exhibits cover the town from its Native American roots through European
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green
Mar 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Salmon Brook Historical Society in Granby The Library will be open year round on Tuesdays and Thursdays, weather and holidays
Salmon Brook Historical Society Library
10:00 am
Manchester Historical Society‘s Genealogy Group. The public is invited! The Genealogy Group consists of Historical Society members, but non-members are
Manchester History Center
Mar 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green The exhibits cover the town from its Native American roots through European
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green
Mar 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Salmon Brook Historical Society in Granby The Library will be open year round on Tuesdays and Thursdays, weather and holidays
Salmon Brook Historical Society Library
Mar 12 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
Simsbury Historical Society Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store: 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Thursday– Saturday    Year-Round Holidays The Simsbury Historical
Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store
Mar 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
11:00 am
West Hartford The New Yorker magazine discussion group meets at 11:00am on Fridays at the Noah Webster Library, 20 South
Noah Webster Library
Mar 13 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
Simsbury Historical Society Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store: 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Thursday– Saturday    Year-Round Holidays The Simsbury Historical
Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store
Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
Simsbury Historical Society Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store: 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Thursday– Saturday    Year-Round Holidays The Simsbury Historical
Ellsworth Visitor Center and Museum Store
Mar 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
1:00 pm
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green The exhibits cover the town from its Native American roots through European
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green
Mar 16 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green The exhibits cover the town from its Native American roots through European
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green
Mar 17 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green The exhibits cover the town from its Native American roots through European
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green
Mar 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Salmon Brook Historical Society in Granby The Library will be open year round on Tuesdays and Thursdays, weather and holidays
Salmon Brook Historical Society Library
Mar 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green The exhibits cover the town from its Native American roots through European
Historical Society of Glastonbury’s Museum on the Green
Mar 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Salmon Brook Historical Society in Granby The Library will be open year round on Tuesdays and Thursdays, weather and holidays
Salmon Brook Historical Society Library