Welcome to the New Canaan Historical Society!

Celebrating the historical heritage of  New Canaan, Connecticut since 1899.

WAVENY – NOW AND THEN

The New Canaan Historical Society presents an art show and sale celebrating the 50th anniversary of the town’s purchase of the Lapham Lloyd estate. Learn more

NEW CANAAN MODERN ARCHITECTS

New Canaan Modern Architects celebrates 50 years of achievement, from 1947 to 1997 with a series of special events and speakers. Learn more

2017 NEW CANAAN ORNAMENTS 

The New Canaan Historical Society’s holiday ornaments for 2017 are now available for purchase. Learn more