Welcome to the New Canaan Historical Society!

Celebrating new Canaan’s history since 1889.

ORIENTALISM IN AMERICAN ART AND THE SILVERMINE COLONY

The New Canaan Historical Society presents a new exhibit featuring American artists who traveled, painted and often lived for extended periods in this vast region from Morocco stretching across North Africa, Egypt, The Holy Lands, Persia to India. Learn more

1ST ANNUAL ART, ANTIQUES AND JEWELRY SHOW

A select group of antique dealers will offer a wide array of antique items including vintage and antique jewelry, rare books, prints, paintings, art pottery, silver, and all kinds of items from the 18th century to mid-century.  Learn more