1 Elizabeth St. (near Elizabeth Park), Hartford, CT 06105-2292 Tel: (860) 236-5621 Fax: (860) 236-2664
Internet Address: www.chs.org Exec. Director: Mr. David M. Kahn
Admission: fee: adult-$6.00, child-$3.00, student-$3.00, senior-$3.00 free: 1st Saturday and Sunday in month.
Attendance: 30,000 Established: 1825 Membership: Y AD A Compliant: Y
Parking: free on site.
Open: Tuesday to Sunday, noon-5pm.
Hartford Connecticut Historical Society
Hartford Connecticut Historical Society CHS Photo Gallery
Closed: New Years Day, Easter, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day.
Facilities: Galleries (8); Library (100,000 volumes, 3 million manuscripts, genealogy collection; Tues-Sat, 10am-5pm).
Activities: Education Programs; Gallery Talks; Guided and Group Tours; Lectures;
Temporary Exhibitions; Traveling Exhibitions.
Publications: newsletter, “CHS Newsletter” (quarterly).
Connecticut Historical Society
The Connecticut Historical Society, consisting ot a museum, library, and education center, collects, preserves, and interprets the history of the diverse people who have lived in the state. The Museum s collections of Connecticut-related furniture, silver, pewter, costumes, paintings, tavern signs, and graphic material are among the largest in existence.
Hartford Ct Historical Sites
Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Co. – Art Collection
One State St. 12th Floor. Hartford, CT 06102 Tel: (860) 722-5473
Facilities: Exhibition Area.
The collection of the Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Co. concentrates on works of art created in the State of Connecticut from the early 19th to the early 20th century.