Coffee Hour with CHS: Something Old, Something New

Friday, June 5 @ 2:00 pm |

The white wedding dress is traditional, but how far back does that tradition go? Using examples from our collection, this presentation will show the evolution of women’s wedding attire from the 18th century to the 20th.

This program is free, but spaces are limited. Click here to register with Brown Paper Tickets. Before noon on the day of the program, we’ll email you a reminder with a link to the Zoom meeting. Please do not share the link with anyone, it is unique to you!

We’re offering this program for free, but if you would like to make a donation to help the CHS keep history alive through this difficult time, please go to

Questions? Contact Natalie Belanger, Adult Programs Manager, at


To support the effort to contain the spread of COVID-19, the Connecticut Historical Society is closed to the public through July 31. All on-site programs and events are canceled during this time. Our Annual Meeting has been postponed until September 14. Click here for CHS's digital programs.