Colchester History Museum

Home of the Colchester Historical Society!

 

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The Colchester History Museum is a fully handicapped-accessible building.

The Colchester History Museum will close shortly
for the season.  The last day to visit will be

December 2, from 11 am to 2 pm.

The museum will re-open in April, 2018,
and will be available by appointment December through March.

Housed in the old “Ballard Homestead,” the museum offers two floors
of temporary and permanent exhibits featuring the history of Colchester.
The Colchester History Museum is the headquarters of the Colchester Historical Society.
Founded in 1963, the Colchester Historical Society preserves
the material and archival culture of Colchester residents
past and present, and tells their stories
through compelling exhibits and
engaging public programs for adults, children,
and families on-site and throughout the community.

 


The museum is located at 24 Linwood Avenue in Colchester, adjacent to the Cragin Memorial Library.  Admission is free and there is ample free parking behind the museum.

Don’t Miss!


Historic Images of Colchester Schools

2018 Calendar

NOW available!  $12.00 each

Miller Road District School, 1912-1913

2017 Limited Edition Holiday Ornament
from Colchester Parks & Recreation features the Reverend Ballard House,
home of the Colchester History Museum

NOW available! $6.00 each

 Bundle up & Save!

Purchase both from CHS for only $15!

To order send an email to:

mail@colchesterhistory.org

Other locations selling at regular price:

Cragin Memorial Library, Colchester Town Hall, Copies Plus, Louie’s Seafood Market, Tim’s Bistro, Quality Consignments, United Auto.

 

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