Donate To CHS

Support the Connecticut Historical Society

Without you, we wouldn’t be able to:

  • Care for our collection, our building, and our grounds.
  • Create award-winning exhibits and educational programs that engage and entertain.
  • Provide the knowledgeable and enthusiastic staff who greet you at the Front Desk, help you in the Research Center,
  • lead your guided tour, care for our collection, develop our exhibits, and keep the CHS running!
  • Annual Fund Annual Fund

    Your gift to the CHS annual fund supports everything we do!

  • Donate to the Library and Research Center Donate to the Library and Research Center

    Your gift will help support increasing access to Connecticut’s history for students and researchers.

  • Donate to Collections Donate to Collections

    Your gift will help acquire, preserve and protect the CHS collections, including published family, local and regional histories; historical and genealogical manuscripts; and other historical records and artifacts.

  • Donate to Educational Programs Donate to Educational Programs

    Your gift will support educational programs for families, researchers, teachers, students, adults and children, both at the CHS and through outreach programs around the state.

  • Donate to Exhibitions Donate to Exhibitions

    Your gift will support an array of thematic exhibits at the CHS museum, the Old State House and venues throughout Connecticut.

  • Donate to the Connecticut Cultural Heritage Arts Program Donate to the Connecticut Cultural Heritage Arts Program

    Your gift will support the Connecticut Cultural Heritage Arts Program (CCHAP), Connecticut’s official folklife and traditional arts program now in its 25th year, to document the state’s rich and diverse cultural traditions and to share the excellent artistic work and community experiences of folk artists living here.

  • Make a Memorial Donation Make a Memorial Donation

    Honor friends and loved ones.

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