Historical Societies in New Haven County, Connecticut

There are 22 Historical Societies in New Haven County, Connecticut, serving a population of 862,127 people in an area of 605 square miles. There is 1 Historical Society per 39,187 people, and 1 Historical Society per 27 square miles.

In Connecticut, New Haven County is ranked 8th of 8 counties in Historical Societies per capita, and 4th of 8 counties in Historical Societies per square mile.

List of New Haven County Historical Societies

Find New Haven County, Connecticut historical societies.


Bethany Historical Society 512 Amity Road Bethany, CT

Branford Historical Society 124 Main Street Branford, CT

Cheshire Historical Society 43 Church Drive Cheshire, CT

Connecticut Afro-American Historical Society 444 Orchard Street New Haven, CT

Derby Connecticut Historical Society 37 Elm Street Ansonia, CT

Derby Historical Society 2 Elm Street Ansonia, CT

Downes House Milford Historical Society 34 High Street Milford, CT

East Haven Historical Society 200 Tyler Street East Haven, CT

Hamden Historical Society 105 Mount Carmel Avenue Hamden, CT

Madison Connecticut Historical Society 14 Meeting House Lane Madison, CT

Meriden Historical Society 1090 Hanover Avenue Meriden, CT

Naugatuck Connecticut Historical Society 171 Church Street Naugatuck, CT

Naugatuck Historical Society 195 Water Street Naugatuck, CT

New Haven Colony Historical Society 114 Whitney Avenue New Haven, CT

New Haven Museum & Historical Society 419 Whalley Avenue New Haven, CT

North Haven Historical Society 27 Broadway North Haven, CT

Orange Connecticut Historical Society 605 Orange Center Road Orange, CT

Prospect Historical Society 61 Waterbury Road Prospect, CT

Seymour Historical Society 59 West Street Seymour, CT

Totoket Historical Society 1740 Foxon Road North Branford, CT

Wallingford Historical Society 180 South Main Street Wallingford, CT

West Haven Historical Society 686 Savin Avenue West Haven, CT

About New Haven County Historical Societies

New Haven County Historical Societies are local organizations and history museums dedicated to studying, preserving, and fostering an appreciation of the past, with an emphasis on the local community's history in New Haven County, CT. Historical Societies in New Haven County encourage and engage in the collection and preservation of historical artifacts, photographs, and personal stories. Many Historical Societies conduct research about local businesses and families, which they make accessible and available as public records and exhibits.

You may contact the Historical Society for questions about:
  • New Haven County Historical Society exhibits and events
  • New Haven County historical center discounts
  • Genealogy research in New Haven County, Connecticut
  • Making a donation
  • Volunteering