We have a busy schedule all spring. Check back often for updates!

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Except for holiday weekends, the Cheshire Historical Society (CHS) Hitchcock-Phillips House (HPH) will be open to the public every Sunday, 2-4 p.m. through the end of the year. Check website for more information. It is also open by appointment on other days. Call (203) 272-2574 to schedule a visit for a private tour or for research purposes. CHS now offers WiFi to our researchers and guests.

SUNDAYS: Visitor Sundays from 2 to 4 p.m. Tours are available.


August 26 & 27 – See you at the Cheshire Grange Fair


September 16 – See you at the Chamber of Commerce Fall Festival
September 17 – Speaker Afternoon—Stone Age Artifacts Workshop
September 23 – See you at the Land Trust Ives Farm Day at the Farm
September 18 – Board Meeting
September 25 – Speaker Evening – Who Still Collects Antiques?


October 13 & 14 – Spirits Alive at Hillside Cemetery
October 22 – Speaker: Afternoon Tea – Tracking Wild Animals – Eric Nelson
October 23 – Speaker: Evening – Conversations from the Grave – Spirits Alive Cast and Writers


November 19 – Speaker: Evening – How Warfare Changed in WWI – Marshall Robinson


December 11 – Gingerbread House Workshop – Open workshop
December 17 – Christmas Party & Holiday Open House