Grand Opening of the Osborn House!

The East Windsor Historical Society will be hosting the Grand Opening of the Osborn House on Saturday, August 12, 2017 from 1-3 pm. This event will give visitors a chance to see the newly restored Osborn House, originally built in 1785 by Samuel Osborn!  There will be hay rides,  free ice cream, and plenty of…

We Love Our Volunteers!

Want to help out?  Come by Saturdays mornings from 9:00-12:00. Do you have a special talent or skill?  Do you have some extra time?  We can always use a helping hand with everything from painting to typing, researching to cataloging.  Help us preserve the history of East Windsor while becoming part of history yourself.  Everyone…

Donation Wish List

Want to know how you can help? We have a wish list of needed donations. Wigs Mannequins An antique bed A teaching, hanging, skeleton (yeah, this request is weird but needed for an exhibit) Let us know if you can help by donating any of these items. E-mail us at: eastwindsorhistory@gmail.com or call 860-268-3425 Please…

Membership has it’s benefits

We welcome new members.  You don’t need to be a resident of East Windsor or even the state of Connecticut. There is no age requirement or quiz on local history you need to pass. You just need to be a fan history and the preservation of  historical places and artifacts. By becoming a member, you…

Annual Ice Cream Social Event!

The East Windsor Historical Society will be hosting their Annual Ice Cream Social Event Saturday, August 12, 2017 from 1-3pm. Come out and help us celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the East Windsor Academy and the Grand Opening of the newly restored Osborn House! Treat the kids, (and yourself) to some delicious ice cream provided…

200th Anniversary of East Windsor Academy!

East Windsor Academy Museum On Saturday,  August 12, 2017, from 1-3 pm come celebrate with us the 200th Anniversary of the East Windsor Academy!  Built in 1817 the Academy’s original mission was to provide higher education for local boys but over these many years it has been used for activities as diverse as prayer revivals,…