CHS for Families

The Connecticut Historical Society offers fun, thought-provoking museum tours that make great outings for senior groups, social clubs, bus tours, other historical societies, or family groups.

Adult Group Tours

Guided tours last 45–60 minutes, and advanced reservations are required. Adult group tours are available Monday–Saturday with reservations.
Please call (860) 236-5621 x232 or email us to book your tour or for more information.

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CHS on the Road

Throughout the year, the Connecticut Historical Society offers public presentations, participates in festivals and family events, and partners with community organizations and businesses in the region and around the state. Here you will find a list of activities at various off-site locations. For more information about a specific event check our calendar of upcoming events or please be in touch with the local contact.  We hope to see you when we’re out and about!

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Scout and Youth Programs

The Connecticut Historical Society offers a wide selection of programs for scout and youth groups.  Scout and youth programs are typically scheduled weekday afternoons and Saturdays.  Below is a selection of our more popular scout programs, but please visit our Museum Programs and Outreach pages for a complete listing of programs.  All of our programs can be adapted to fit your scout or youth group’s needs.

For more information or to schedule a program, please contact Corinne Swanson, Coordinator of Youth & Family Programs, at or call (860) 236-5621 x222.

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