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Welcome to the Historical Society of Cheshire County's web site. HSCC is a nonprofit educational institution dedicated to collecting, preserving, and communicating the history of Cheshire County, New Hampshire. Please explore our many pages to learn more about HSCC and all our events, activities, and educational programs that help bring to life the history of Cheshire County.
What Is New at HSCC
New Saturday Hours: Through December 2013, HSCC will be open on the first and third Saturday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to noon.
HSCC's Summer Exhibit will be entitled "64 Miles: The Ashuelot River Art Exhibition," and will open on Friday, July 19, 2013, with a reception from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. To learn more, please click on 64 Miles, or visit the HSCC's Museum Exhibit page.
HSCC's Winter Exhibit, "The Power of Water: The History of Water Powered Mills in the Monadnock Region" is on view in HSCC's Exhibit Hall through Friday, June 28, 2013 during regular museum hours.
Please join us for a tour, summer camps, children's activities, and an archaeology field school this summer at the Wyman Tavern Musuem.
Three-day Civil War Tour to Gettysburg and Antietam on October 22-24, 2013.
Featured Monadnock Moment - A. C. Tuttle and the Keene Business Directory
HSCC's new 2012 Strategic Plan
HSCC Video: what we do...and why we do it!
Upcoming Programs at HSCC
Thursday - June 20: Monadnock Historical Societies Forum June meeting at the Hancock Town Library - begins at 9:30 a.m.
Saturday - June 22: Wyman Tavern Festival - a day-long celebration with reenactors, games, crafts, food, music, story telling, and lots of fun - 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday-Friday - June 26-28: Teacher Workshop on "Settling New Hampshire and the Upper Connecticut River Valley" - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day.
Visit our Calendar & News page for a complete list of upcoming programs.