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Colonial Cookery and Customs for Kids: Dressed Macaroni and Cheese

“Sources differ as to the introduction of Macaroni and Cheese to the United States. Some credit colonial settlers who...

“Bring the Music On!” Fundraising Concert

YOU ARE INVITED TO... "Bring the Music On!" Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, 6-8:30 p.m. at the Wilton Congregational Church. Join...

“Inside Genealogy Today: How Family History Became a Growth Industry” Wilton Historical Soc. Presentation

The ease and fast results of DNA testing, along with ever-growing, on-line databases of census records, historic newspapers, ship...

Wilton Historical Society’s Colonial Cookery & Customs for Kids: Scalloped Tomatoes

Recipes for Scalloped Tomatoes can be found dating back to the 1820s. A simple dish to prepare, it needs...

Wilton’s Architecture: An Update to the Historic House Survey

An illustrated talk by architectural historians Stacey Vairo and Lucas Karmazinas All are welcome! Reception to follow. On Thursday, Sept. 27...

Wilton Historical Society’s “Game of the Goose” Workshop for Kids

The Game of the Goose is a historical board game that is still lots of good fun! According to Thomas...

GOT PHOTOS? Photo Organizing Made Easy With Susan Morrow

Who among us does not have a shoe box (or 5) of loose family photos? Multiple trays of slides?...

Cat’s Cradle and other String Games Workshop for Kids

According to Historical Folk Toys, “String games such as Cat’s Cradle have been played around the world for thousands...

Historic Preservation 101 Talk by Greg Farmer, Circuit Rider CT Trust for Historic Preservation

National register, state register, local historic district, historic resource inventories, local ordinances, tax credits, design review–what are the basics...

A Century of Style: 1860 – 1960 Exhibition Celebration, Guest of Honor, Jade Hobson, former style editor at Vogue Magazine

On Saturday, Sept. 8 from 3:30-4:30 p.m., head to the Wilton Historical Society for a glass of something bubbly,...

Wilton Historical Society Fashion Exhibition: A Century of Style: 1860 – 1960

Inspired by the upcoming New York Fashion Week, the Wilton Historical Society is presenting a fashion exhibition, A Century...