Awards of Merit Nominations Open

CLHO Awards of Merit 2020 nominations now open

Wowed by a great exhibition or project here in Connecticut? Impressed by a book or educational program dealing with the state's past? Know someone who has done great work in Connecticut history?

Submit it for the 2020 CLHO Awards of Merit!

Deadline: January 10, 2020

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Since 1950, CLHO has strengthened and sustained members by sharing knowledge and experience, and promoting best practices among museums, historical societies and all who steward Connecticut's heritage collections.  

What CLHO and You Do Together

  • Unite, support, and promote historical interests and activities statewide
  • Share contemporary trends that affect historical societies, museums and libraries,
  • Serve as a communication hub facilitating peer-to-peer networking,
  • Support those who promote and safeguard Connecticut’s cultural heritage,
  • Offer a flexible and responsive array of programs and publications
  • Advocate for increased support of Connecticut's heritage   
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Insects in the Museum and Litchfield Coffee Postponed

Due to the winter storm, events scheduled for December 2 and 3 have been postponed.

The special tour at Florence Griswold scheduled for Monday, December 2 will take place on Monday, January 6 at the same time and place. More information on the event page.

Coffee with CLHO and CTHumanities: Litchfield, originally scheduled for Tuesday, December 3, will take place the following day, Wednesday, December 4, at the same time and place. The event page has been updated.

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