The Historical Society of Cheshire County, helping you find your place in history for 90 years.

Wyman Tavern is Open!

Let our trained tour guides give you a tour of our Colonial jewel, the Wyman Tavern Museum.

Fred Marple

Fred Marple’s Guide to New England for locals and people from away

18th c. Kids Camp Registration Open

Enter the world of Keene in the 1760s-1770’s. Scholarships available.

2017 School Award Announced

Congratulations to Paul Deschenes’ 8th-grade social studies class at Westmoreland School for earning the “Communicating the Past” Award for projects using local primary sources.

This month we welcome…

Fuller School
Nelson School
Symonds School
Wheelock School
Yankee Bottle Club

Upcoming Events

  1. Teacher Workshop: Immigration History

    June 29 @ 8:30 am - June 30 @ 4:00 pm
  2. Franco-Americans of Manchester

    June 29 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  3. Open 9-12

    July 1 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  4. Welcome Bottle Club

    July 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 9 am – 4 pm

Wednesday: 9 am – 9 pm

1st and 3rd Saturday of each month: 9 am – noon

Closed Sunday and Monday