Welcome to the Norwich Historical Society! Our mission is to help preserve, protect and promote the rich history of Norwich, Connecticut, U.S.A. Our website provides you with resources to learn about interesting and educational events, put you in touch with experts who can help with genealogy and history questions, purchase Norwich memorabilia for gifts or your personal collection and obtain information on how to help the Society.
Buckingham Memorial, 307 Main Street
The 2015 NHS Annual Meeting
Author Mark Allen Baker discusses the role men, women and families played during the Revolution and what life was like. (March 23, 6:00pm, Slater Auditorium)
The 2015 William B. Stanley Lecture Series
This year, the Lecture Series will host Matthew Warshauer, Professor of History at Central Connecticut State University, who will present, Norwich statesman, Lafayette Foster, who was the acting Vice President of the United States following Abraham Lincoln’s assassination in 1865. (April 7, 6:30pm, Slater Auditorium)