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Free First Saturday

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford, CT

Free admission to the museum galleries all day. Please note that free admission does not include the Waterman Research Center.

Behind the Scenes Tour: Something Old, Something New

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford, CT

From colonial to modern times, how did Connecticans tie the knot? You’ll go behind the scenes into CHS’s collections storage areas to look at clothing, photographs, and other artifacts that document 200-plus years of wedding customs and traditions.

Behind the Scenes Tour: Something Old, Something New

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford, CT

From colonial to modern times, how did Connecticans tie the knot? You’ll go behind the scenes into CHS’s collections storage areas to look at clothing, photographs, and other artifacts that document 200-plus years of wedding customs and traditions.

Exhibitions Opening Reception

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth St, Hartford, CT

We've got two new exhibitions -- "Hamilton Heroes and Villains" and "Formative: Frederick Law Olmsted in Connecticut." Come on down to the CHS and help us celebrate!

Short Attention Span Literary Club

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford, CT

Join us the first Wednesday of every month for conversation about a short story. This week’s selection is “Impatient Griselda" by Margaret Atwood.

Recurring

Free First Saturday

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford, CT

Free admission to the museum galleries all day. Please note that free admission does not include the Waterman Research Center.

French Canadian Jam

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford, CT

Get acquainted with French Canadian traditional tunes at this monthly jam session at the CHS. New players and new listeners are always welcome! If you would like to join in,...

Free

Workshop with Bao Phi: Amplify Asian American Voices

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford, CT

Bao Phi will lead a spoken word/poetry workshop for high school students. Phi is a two-time Minnesota Grand Slam champion and a National Poetry Slam finalist. He has performed on...

Free