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Want to get Married…for FREE?

The Honorable Jason Bowza, in celebration of the expansion of the East Windsor Historical Society’s Museums on the Green will be offering one FREE marriage ceremony at the East Windsor Probate Court House Museum during the Ice Cream Social celebration on Saturday, August 11th…

“You make a living by what you get. You make a life by what you give.” ~Winston Churchill

East Windsor Farm, Garden and House Tour

Come explore East Windsor! There’s much to see in East Windsor, come explore fantastic locations at your own pace. June 9th from 9am to 4pm – rain or shine. In collaboration between the Garden Club, the Historic Commission, the Agricultural Commission, the Conservation Commission…

Archives Need

Research Archives in need of EWHS Yearbooks The East Windsor Historical Society’s ‘research archives’ is looking for East Windsor High School Year Books that are missing from our archives. The years that are missing are: 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961,1966, 1968, 1972, 1973, 1977,…

We received a $5000 grant!

Master Gardener, Julia Pratt of East Windsor, and the UCONN Extension Master Gardener Program has join the Bayer Feed a Bee Program to plant forage for pollinators on the grounds of Museums on The Green, home of the East Windsor Historical Society. The Society…

“Images of America: East Windsor” Book Launch Event August 12th from 1-3 pm

Book Launch and Author Signing Event This event is Free and Open to the Public proceeds from the sale of the book at this event will go toward supporting the East Windsor Historical Society The East Windsor Historical Society is excited to be hosting…

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! …

Donation Wish List

Want to know how you can help? We have a wish list of needed donations. Wigs Mannequins An antique commode and washing basin stand A teaching, hanging, skeleton (yeah, this request is weird but needed for an exhibit) A metal bathing tub Let us…

We Love Our Volunteers!

Want to help out?  Come by Saturday 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…

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…