CT Spring Show

The 46th Annual Connecticut Spring Show – Arts and Objects Through the Ages Offering a mix of antiques, fine and decorative arts, the Connecticut Spring Show returns to Hartford on March 23 and 24, 2019. Located in the historic Hartford Armory, the show celebrates its 46 th year with 50 of the best antiques and […]

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Winter Woolies Knitting Circle 2019

Submitted by Elizabeth Malloy, Director, Haddam Historical Society. Winter Woolies Knitting Circle      January 20, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.      February 3, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. This event will be held at Thankful Arnold House Museum (14 Hayden Hill Road, Haddam, CT) Do you have a knitting or needlework project that […]

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Thankful Arnold House: A Doll’s Christmas

Submitted by Elizabeth Malloy. On Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 1:00 p.m., story-teller Miss Christine Fielding will entertain children with holiday stories in the historic Thankful Arnold House Museum including our favorite, “A Doll’s Christmas” by Tasha Tudor. We encourage children to bring their dolls or stuffed animals and enjoy an afternoon tea and tales […]

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Haddam Historical Society Founders’ Day Awards 2018

Submitted by Elizabeth Malloy, Director, HHS. On Sunday, November 4, 2018, the Haddam Historical Society held its 40th Annual Founders’ Day Dinner which pays tribute to the town’s founding fathers and mothers as well as the Native Americans from whom the Plantation at Thirty Mile Island was purchased for 30 coats in 1662. Each year […]

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Tour of the Haddam Jail

Submitted By Lisa Malloy, 10/25/18 On Saturday, October 20, 2018 the Haddam Historical Society hosted a Cell Block Tour of the Haddam Jail featuring former inmates who served time in jail in the 19th and 20th centuries. Featured were the Notorious Widow McIntosh jailed for arson and burglary and released after four months to her […]

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Scovil Manufacturing

D. & H. Scovil: The Early Years Including the Manufacturing of Gun Barrels Second Program in The Scovil Ledger Series Sunday, October 28 at 2 pm Haddam Fire Station #1, 439 Saybrook Road, Higganum, CT Free Admission On Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 2 pm at the Haddam Fire Station #1, 439 Saybrook Road, Higganum […]

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Cell Block Tales: Tour of the Haddam Jail — Oct. 20, 2018

Submitted by Elizabeth Hart Malloy, Exec. Director, Haddam Historical Society. Murderers-Horse Thieves-Bigamists-A Wedding Cell block Tales Tour of the Haddam Jail Saturday, October 20, 2018 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Haddam Historical Society will host a tour of the historic Haddam Jail cellblock on October 20, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Visitors will […]

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Jail Tour

  Haddam Jail Tour: Saturday October 20, 2018      Cell block Tales 1 pm to 4 pm The Haddam Historical Society will host a tour of the historic Haddam Jail cellblock on October 20, 2018 from 1 pm to 4 pm. Visitors will meet some of the famous and not so well- known historic […]

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