Archive | Exhibits

In connection with the 100th anniversary of Keene’s Congregation Ahavas Achim, the exhibit “From Peddlers to Shopkeepers to Professionals: A History of the Jewish Community in Cheshire County” will tell the story of Jewish immigrants to Keene and Cheshire County, their descendants, and the impact of the Jewish community upon the region. The exhibition will […]

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Treasured Places, Protected Spaces

Art Exhibition May 29 – September 5,  2015 From Hinsdale to Hillsborough and Walpole to Wilton, hundreds of tracts of land have been conserved in the Monadnock region so that the area’s natural beauty will be preserved for the benefit of future generations.  These protected spaces range from small tracts such as the 1.5 acre […]

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White Mountain Painters

Canvassing the White Mountains: Icons of Place From June 21st to September 12th the Historical Society of Cheshire County’s featured exhibit will showcase important works by nineteenth and early twentieth century painters of New Hampshire’s White Mountains.  The White Mountain painters were among the original marketers of New Hampshire in an era of railroads and […]

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Pop Up Exhibits

The Historical Society of Cheshire County began hosting Pop Up Exhibits in 2014 in an effort to empower individuals to share their personal histories, build relationships within the community, and provide them with a sense of place.  NEXT POP UP MUSEUM COMING SOON….   Past Pop Up Exhibits

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Permanent Exhibits

Made in Cheshire County Gallery- Lower Level Housed in our main facilities, the Historical Society’s permanent exhibits display over a thousand pieces of locally produced glass, pottery products, and toys, complemented by collections of locally produced furniture and silver. The locally produced glass, pottery, and toys are of research quality, and available for study by […]

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Featured Exhibit

In connection with the 100th anniversary of Keene’s Congregation Ahavas Achim, the exhibit “From Peddlers to Shopkeepers to Professionals: A History of the Jewish Community in Cheshire County” will tell the story of Jewish immigrants to Keene and Cheshire County, their descendants, and the impact of the Jewish community upon the region. The exhibition will […]

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