2024 Awards of Merit Open!

Nominations are now open for the 2024 Awards of Merit! The deadline for nominations is Friday, August 23, 2024.

For more information, visit our awards page.

Prepare Your Organization for 2026

Resources for the Semiquincentennial

As the 250th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence approaches, museums across the nation must properly equip themselves with resources. The America 250 Connecticut Commission has cultivated resources for organizations to use for themes, content, and more on their resources page.

For more information about the semiquincentennial, sign up for updates from the state commission.

The League - YOUR League

Since 1950, CLM 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 CLM 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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