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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 you to enjoy.  If you’d like to contribute to our online resource or have a suggestion for a specific topic of interest, email

Hassam The Goldfish Window

Hassam in Cos Cob

Childe Hassam’s first trip to Greenwich, Connecticut probably took place in 1894 when he paid a visit to his friend, artist John Henry Twachtman, who

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Curator Happy Hour

Bring your own happy hour beverage of choice and join us for a virtual curator’s gallery talk focused on the Greenwich Historical Society’s latest exhibition,

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Painting the Shipyard

In January 2021 the Greenwich Historical Society will show publicly for the first time a newly acquired painting by American Impressionist painter Childe Hassam, which

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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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