History from Home

Greenwich Historical Society curators, educators and docents have come together to bring the best of Greenwich history – our stories, our landmarks, archives and collections –  online for all to peruse and enjoy. For educators, parents, and all those curious about Greenwich and our rich history, we welcome to you enjoy.  If you’d like to contribute to our online resource or have a suggestion for a specific topic of interest, please click here.

Serious Business of Yesteryear

Greenwich Historical Society has undertaken a major project to digitize the published transcriptions of the earliest minutes of the Greenwich Town Meetings so that they will also be available online on the Greenwich Historical Society’s website.

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The Havemeyer Building

Romanesque doesn’t describe most architecture in Greenwich. Richardsonian Romanesque — even less. Yet, one of the most distinctive buildings in the town’s historic municipal center

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Greenwich Historical Society will be closed Saturday, 3/14 until further notice. 

All public programs and tours are cancelled. Our office will remain open to staff and scheduled visitors. We will be monitoring developments of this situation closely and taking precautions wherever possible. 

Stay healthy and safe!