The New Canaan Historical Society is open to everyone.

We welcome you as a guest and invite you to become a member — we are not exclusive and we have no waiting lists! Our activities include historic tours, lectures and discussions, social events, educational programs, and more.

Whether you are a long-time resident or newly-arrived, we hope you will participate in as many of our events as possible, become involved as a volunteer and make new friends. Even yesterday is now a part of our historic past.

Membership is inexpensive and its many benefits include:

  • Free admission to museums Access to the library and its extensive genealogical files
  • Advance notice of all special events
  • Reduced fees for programs, publications and excursions
  • Subscription to the Society’s quarterly newsletter Invitations to special receptions and exhibition openings for supporting and above
  • We hope you will join us and help preserve our past and present!

If you would like to join the New Canaan Historical Society as a member please fill out this membership form and will be in touch.