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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Click here or choose Post an Event from the menu if you would like to see an event listed on our site. You can also contact us at CTHistoryEvents@gmail.com.

Hope to see you at an upcoming event!

 

11:00 am
From the humble farmer to internationally famous robber barons, Westport is a town built by the contributions of many over
Westport Museum for History and Culture
Feb 29 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
9:00 am
Connecticut Air & Space Center Visitors must be at least 18 due to Army regulations. Call in advance of your visit
Connecticut Air & Space Center
Feb 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Stamford History Center Library hours are Thursdays & Fridays 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 4:00
Stamford History Center
Feb 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
4:00 pm
Kimberly Wilson will perform “A JOURNEY” Musical One-Woman Show in honor of Black History Month at the Norwalk Historical Society’s
Mill Hill Historic Park
Mar 3 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
9:00 am
Connecticut Air & Space Center Visitors must be at least 18 due to Army regulations. Call in advance of your visit
Connecticut Air & Space Center
9:30 am
The Stratford Historical Society Genealogy Library is located on the lower level of the Catharine B. Mitchell Museum directly behind
Catharine B. Mitchell Museum
Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
Ridgefield Historical Society is open to the public: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 1 – 5 pm Or by appointment: call 203-438-5821
Ridgefield Historical Society
Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
Ridgefield Historical Society is open to the public: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 1 – 5 pm Or by appointment: call 203-438-5821
Ridgefield Historical Society
Mar 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
6:30 pm
Rowayton Library Great Decisions is America’s largest discussion program on world affairs and created by the Foreign Policy Association. This
Rowayton Library
Mar 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
Connecticut Air & Space Center Visitors must be at least 18 due to Army regulations. Call in advance of your visit
Connecticut Air & Space Center
9:30 am
The Stratford Historical Society Genealogy Library is located on the lower level of the Catharine B. Mitchell Museum directly behind
Catharine B. Mitchell Museum
Mar 5 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
11:00 am
Stamford History Center Library hours are Thursdays & Fridays 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 4:00
Stamford History Center
Mar 5 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
The Barnum Museum Open for viewing and tours from: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Thursdays & Fridays Year-Round. Admission is free. (Donations
The Barnum Museum
Mar 5 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
Ridgefield Historical Society is open to the public: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 1 – 5 pm Or by appointment: call 203-438-5821
Ridgefield Historical Society
Mar 6 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
11:00 am
Stamford History Center Library hours are Thursdays & Fridays 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 4:00
Stamford History Center
Mar 6 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
The Barnum Museum Open for viewing and tours from: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Thursdays & Fridays Year-Round. Admission is free. (Donations
The Barnum Museum
Mar 7 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
9:00 am
Connecticut Air & Space Center Visitors must be at least 18 due to Army regulations. Call in advance of your visit
Connecticut Air & Space Center
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Stamford History Center Library hours are Thursdays & Fridays 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 4:00
Stamford History Center
Mar 10 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
9:00 am
Connecticut Air & Space Center Visitors must be at least 18 due to Army regulations. Call in advance of your visit
Connecticut Air & Space Center
9:30 am
The Stratford Historical Society Genealogy Library is located on the lower level of the Catharine B. Mitchell Museum directly behind
Catharine B. Mitchell Museum
Mar 10 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
Ridgefield Historical Society is open to the public: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 1 – 5 pm Or by appointment: call 203-438-5821
Ridgefield Historical Society
Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
Ridgefield Historical Society is open to the public: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 1 – 5 pm Or by appointment: call 203-438-5821
Ridgefield Historical Society
7:00 pm
New Fairfield Historical Society Meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of most months in the Historical Room at 7:00
New Fairfield Library
Mar 12 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
Connecticut Air & Space Center Visitors must be at least 18 due to Army regulations. Call in advance of your visit
Connecticut Air & Space Center
9:30 am
The Stratford Historical Society Genealogy Library is located on the lower level of the Catharine B. Mitchell Museum directly behind
Catharine B. Mitchell Museum
Mar 12 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
11:00 am
Stamford History Center Library hours are Thursdays & Fridays 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 4:00
Stamford History Center
Mar 12 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
The Barnum Museum Open for viewing and tours from: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Thursdays & Fridays Year-Round. Admission is free. (Donations
The Barnum Museum
Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
Ridgefield Historical Society is open to the public: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 1 – 5 pm Or by appointment: call 203-438-5821
Ridgefield Historical Society
Mar 13 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
11:00 am
Stamford History Center Library hours are Thursdays & Fridays 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 4:00
Stamford History Center
Mar 13 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
The Barnum Museum Open for viewing and tours from: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Thursdays & Fridays Year-Round. Admission is free. (Donations
The Barnum Museum