The New Canaan Historical Society is an independent nonprofit not connected to any state or federal agencies. As such we are grateful for the support provided by our members and donors. You can support us by enjoying the benefits of membership in the Historical Society, but you may also donate directly as well.


We accept online donations directly through PayPal, using a PayPal account, credit card or debit card. Your financial data is kept strictly confidential on PayPal’s encrypted servers and is not retained by us after the transaction. Please consider adding an additional 2.5% to your donation to cover our transaction costs!



Checks can be made payable to the New Canaan Historical Society and mailed to our office address:

13 Oenoke Ridge Road
New Canaan, Connecticut 06840