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

And if you want to see lots of photos from our recent past events, be sure to check out our Facebook page!


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 and an updated Meeting Room (available for rental).

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


March 27 – Brass Valley Talk at Cheshire Library, 6 p.m.


April 02 – “Cheshire Rocks”, Eric Nelson, Afternoon Tea 2 p.m.
April 09 – Cheshire to CT River MW&CR Train Tour (bus ride; purchase tickets in advance) 9 a.m.– 4 p.m.
April 15 – Easter Flower Sale with Cheshire Horse Council
April 25-6 – Give Local
April 30 – Annual Meeting, History of HPH Talk by Mitzi Romano, Afternoon Tea 2 p.m.


May 07 – Cheshire Horse Council Pony Ride
May 13 – Cheshire Academy Alumni Weekend – Visit to the Society
May 21 – Alice Washburn Cheshire House Tour, call for reservations
May 29 – Memorial Day Parade


June 10 – Antiques & Collectibles Sale, CT Open House Day, Shoppe Annual Sale, Cheshire Horse Council Pony Rides (afternoon only) 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Come see us on Sunday afternoons, 2-4 p.m. A/C and WiFi Check website for events through the summer.


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