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Windsor Historical Society
Visit this jewel of a local historical society offering the public a variety of opportunities to understand and appreciate the people, places, and events that contribute to Windsor's long and evolving history. We offer tours and public programs for school children and adults, and maintain a complex of two charming 18th century houses on historic Palisado Green including the national award-winning hands-on Strong-Howard House. and a modern facility which houses evocative exhibition galleries, a hands-on family learning center, a museum store and a fascinating research library. We also offer public events and facility rental.

Contact: Douglas Shipman, Executive Director
96 Palisado Avenue
Windsor, CT 06095
Phone: 860-688-3813
Fax: 860-687-1633

Accepts Chamber Gift Certificates

Wed - Sat. 11-4 ;other times by arrangement

Member News
Sulema DePeyster Joins Windsor Historical Society
Sulema DePeyster Joins Windsor Historical Society - Windsor Historical Society is very pleased to announce that Sulema DePeyster has accepted the position of Community History Specialist to support its community engagement efforts. A recent UCONN graduate with a BA in history, DePeyster has garnered numero... (7/7/2021)
Windsor Historical Society Names New Executive Director
Windsor Historical Society Names New Executive Director - Following a nationwide search made possible by a technical assistance grant from the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving’s Non-Profit Support Program, The Windsor Historical Society’s Board of Directors has named Douglas R. Shipman , its next Executive... (2/14/2020)