Founded in 1936 as the Antiquarian & Landmarks Society, we are a state-wide network of twelve significant historic properties that span three centuries of New England history. Our museums are starting points ”landmarks in every sense" for deeper exploration and greater appreciation of the Connecticut experience. We have something for everyone. From captivating house tours to lovely historic gardens, history celebrations and remarkable collections of art and antiques. Our real-life stories, as told through our collections, make history matter.
The historic, landmark properties span four centuries of Connecticut history and include: the Amasa Day House, Moodus; the Bellamy-Ferriday House & Garden, Bethlehem; the Butler-McCook House & Garden and Main Street History Center, Hartford; the Buttolph-Williams House, Wethersfield; the Hempsted Houses, New London; the Isham-Terry House, Hartford; the Nathan Hale Homestead, Coventry; the Phelps-Hatheway House & Garden, Suffield.
We have something for everyone. From captivating house tours to lovely historic gardens, history celebrations and remarkable collections of art and antiques. Connecticut Landmarks, connects you to Connecticut's past - one great place at a time.
We hope you will join us.
Connecticut Landmarks' Mission
Connecticut Landmarks' mission is to inspire interest and encourage learning about the American past by preserving selected historic properties, collections and stories and presenting programs that meaningfully engage the public and our communities.