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The Chatham Historical Society
The Chatham Historical Society Mission

Our Mission

The Chatham Historical Societies Mission is to preserve the Town of East Hampton’s History.

We invite all residents to share their family history and stories with us.  A Member of the Historical Society can come to a person’s residence or set up a meeting at our Museum, The East Hampton Public Library or Senior Center. If you’d like to be interviewed by The Chatham Historical Society or know someone that is willing, please contact us!

A private, nonprofit, organization The Chatham Historical Museum and School House are both located at 6 Bevin Blvd in the Town of East Hampton and are open to the public the first Sunday of each month from 2-4pm.

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Programs and Special Events

The Chatham Historical Society annually publishes a calendar offering a photographic journey through the Town of East Hampton Connecticut.  It also offers an annual Antique Appraisal Day, a biennial Historic House Tour, an annual Town-wide Tag Sale, programs for local elementary school children, monthly speakers and hikes around town, and an annual Fall History Festival – Chatham History Festival to name just a few.

The Chatham Historical Society

Preserving East Hampton History since 1963

Chatham Historical Society Museum

CHS Museum

6 Bevin Blvd

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Event Calendar

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A Rich History

Welcome to the Official East Hampton, CT Historical Society Website. This site intends to provide information to the public about the Chatham Historical Society’s upcoming Calendar Events and Programs with the purpose of bringing together people interested in the History of Cobalt, Middle Haddam, and East Hampton, Connecticut.

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Chatham Historical Society
6 Bevin Blvd
East Hampton, CT 06424