Westbrook Historical Society

Find Westbrook Connecticut historical societies. Historical societies provide information on the history and culture of a specific area, through the use of museum and library art exhibits and programs.


Westbrook Connecticut Historical Society 1196 Boston Post Road Westbrook CT 06498 860-399-7473


Clinton Connecticut Historical Society 103 East Main Street Clinton CT 06413 3.7 miles from Westbrook 860-669-2148

Old Saybrook Historical Society 350 Main Street Old Saybrook CT 06475 3.8 miles from Westbrook 860-388-2622

Essex Connecticut Historical Society 22 Prospect Street Essex CT 06426 5.5 miles from Westbrook 860-767-0681

Old Lyme Historical Society 2 Library Lane Old Lyme CT 06371 6.5 miles from Westbrook 860-434-0684

Deep River Historical Society 245 Middlesex Turnpike Deep River CT 06417 6.6 miles from Westbrook 860-526-1449

Lyme Historical Society 96 Lyme Street Old Lyme CT 06371 6.9 miles from Westbrook 860-434-5542

Madison Connecticut Historical Society 14 Meeting House Lane Madison CT 06443 8.0 miles from Westbrook 203-245-4567

Chester Connecticut Historical Society 9 West Main Street Chester CT 06412 8.1 miles from Westbrook 860-526-5781

Killingworth Historical Society 3 Firetower Road Killingworth CT 06419 8.6 miles from Westbrook 860-663-1681

Working Girls' Vacation Society Historical Society 66 Mill Road East Haddam CT 06423 11.2 miles from Westbrook

East Haddam Historical Society 264 Town Street East Haddam CT 06423 11.5 miles from Westbrook 860-873-3944

Oysterponds Historical Society 1555 Village Lane Orient NY 11957 12.6 miles from Westbrook 631-323-2480

Southold New York Historical Society Maple Lane Greenport NY 11944 12.7 miles from Westbrook 631-765-4375

Lee House-East Lyme Historical Society Shore Road East Lyme CT 06357 12.8 miles from Westbrook 860-739-6070

Stirling Historical Society 319 Main Road Greenport NY 11944 13.4 miles from Westbrook 631-477-3026

Killingworth CT Historical Society 465 Killingworth Road Haddam CT 06441 13.7 miles from Westbrook

Treasure Exchange Southold Historical Society 55200 Middle Road Southold NY 11971 13.8 miles from Westbrook 631-765-6062

Southold Historical Society 54325 Middle Road Southold NY 11971 13.8 miles from Westbrook 631-765-5500

Haddam Historical Society 14 Hayden Hill Road Haddam CT 06438 13.9 miles from Westbrook 860-345-2400

About Historical Societies

What is the National Register of Historic Places?

The National Register of Historic Places is a federal program that creates an official list of historically significant places worthy of preservation. The National Park Service manages the program.

Can a historical society tell me how much a historic item is worth?

In most cases, a Historical Society cannot provide monetary appraisals, but they can provide insight into why an item has historic value. They may also provide the names of reputable appraisers in the area.

What kinds of documents do I need to research my ancestors' history?

The local Historical Society or library may have a variety of documents and records that can help you to research your ancestors. Ship registries, immigrations files, birth and death certificates, church registries, and civil and military records can all be extremely helpful in this kind of research.