Saturday, May 22, 2021 1:00 – 4:00pm

A Family Garden Party for all Ages

Make a flower crown and dance around the Maypole, Decorate a birdhouse, Plant seedlings, jump into the scavenger hunt, bubble station, lawn games & more!

May 12, 2021
6:00 pm
The Pen and the Trowel: Authors, Their Gardens and Mine with Marta McDowell Emily Dickinson once described herself as “a lunatic on bulbs.” For the past 30 years Marta McDowell, author and...
April 20, 2021
6:00 pm
Join us for a local look at the Early Native- and African-American experience in Greenwich with researcher and historian Theresa Vega. Our discussion will include the rise and decline of the community...
April 15, 2021
1:00 pm
Come join us for some April vacation fun! The Greenwich Historical Society is offering a series of educational, hands-on activities for the break. What Will My Garden Grow? In this workshop, students...

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Tuesday, June 8, 2021

History in the Making

Honoring Barbara and Ray Dalio 
in conversation with David Rubenstein

in 2021, the Greenwich Historical Society will  honor Barbara and Ray Dalio at our “History in the Making” event for their philanthropic contributions to Greenwich and beyond, and their commitment to ensuring a future that offers generations to come opportunities to make our world at large a better place. 

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We’re still celebrating...

Our Great Lawn and historic Barn are perfect for intimate gatherings .  In this difficult time, our space is perfect for smaller events – tented on the great lawn or using our Barn, grounds and galleries for corporate meetings, bridal showers, birthday parties, engagements, anniversary parties and small weddings. 

We’re Open!

Our Galleries, Museum Store and Archives are open.

Reservations are required for the galleries.
Or visit our grounds