14th Annual Norwich Antiques Show

Saturday, September 15 , 2018

10 am – 3 pm; Tickets $5.00 (children under 12, free)
1:00 – 3:00 pm Roadshow Appraisals
Coffee, Hot Cider, Baked Goods, and Chili, Raffle

This show is […]

9th Annual House & Garden Tour

Saturday, June 23, 2018

2018 details are coming soon!

Here’s how it works:

Tickets are available for purchase online and on the day of the show. Please do not arrive at the […]

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 […]

Summer Sunday Walking Tours

Check back this spring for 2018 summer dates.

These popular programs venture out into town to explore the area’s history. Learn about the people who once lived in the area […]

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 […]