Date Night: Chills and Treats

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth St, Hartford, CT

Bring your sweetie or bestie to the museum for a look at some of the weirdest and creepiest items in our vaults, then relax and fortify yourself with a Halloween-themed cocktail.

Witches in Connecticut

Virtual

Join CHS staff in this virtual presentation to hear the stories of some of the women and men accused, tried, and executed as witches in Connecticut in the 1600s.

Free

Día de Muertos Free Community Celebration!

Experience the sights and sounds of Día de Muertos, with all-ages arts activities, mariachi music, and Mexican folk dance! Disfrute de las imágenes y sonidos del Día de Muertos, con...

Short Attention Span Literary Club

Virtual

Once per month, we get together to chat about short stories. This month’s selection is “The Embassy of Cambodia” by Zadie Smith.

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.

Family Program: Inventor’s Lab

Did you know CHS used to be the home of Connecticut inventor Curtis Veeder? Traveling from station to station in the auditorium, families will try out different experiments and science projects!

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

Information Session: Citizenship Classes at the CHS

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford, CT

Did you know that the CHS offers a free class that helps green card holders prepare for the American Civics naturalization exam?

Free

The Bicycle Game Opening Reception

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford, CT

Help us celebrate the debut of our interactive, games-based exhibition!

Free