8th Annual House & Garden Tour

Saturday, June 24
10 am – 4 pm, rain or shine
The tour features two mid-century modern homes as well several next-generation homes and gardens.
This year’s tour explores a lesser-known aspect […]

Labors of the Year: The 1934 Diary of Paul Metcalf

For many families living in Norwich during the 1930s farming was a way of life. After moving from Hartford, VT to Norwich in 1901, Otis and Hattie (Dutton) Metcalf […]

Your History, Your Story

Winter Workshops and Programs

Register for Programs Here

Sunday, February 5, 1:30 – 3:30 pm

Finding Your Roots with Ancestry.com with Dan Collison

$15 NHS Members; $20 Non-Members

This workshop is full! If you would […]

Early American Wall Murals

Free illustrated talk by Polly Forcier
November 6, 1:30 p.m.
Norwich Historical Society

277 Main Street

A brief history of Rufus Porter–artist, musician and inventor. Featuring walls from Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts.

2016 Annual Meeting

Sunday, January 31, from 3-5 pm
at the Norwich Historical Society
We hope you’ll join us for our Annual Meeting on Sunday, January 31, from 3-5pm.

We are delighted to announce our […]

Holiday Topiary Workshop

This workshop will focus on holiday decorations long associated with Colonial Williamsburg. Participants will make their own fresh boxwood topiary tree to give as a gift or to grace […]

Calendar of Events for 2015

The Norwich Historical Society is pleased to offer our summer and fall program of events and programs.
Click here to view and/or print a schedule.
Note that many events are free […]

The Hutchinson-Loveland Portraits

The purchase of these six portraits of the Hutchinson-Loveland families by Hanover’s Roswell Tenney Smith was made possible thanks to the generosity of friends and the William B. Osgood […]

12th Annual Norwich Antiques Show

Saturday, September 10, 2016
10am – 4pm
Norwich Historical Society, 277 Main Street, Norwich, Vermont
Mark your calendar for the 12th Annual Norwich Antiques Show! We look forward to another fine show […]