NHS In The News



**Historical Commission Advances Historical Society Plan to Manage Norwalk Museum Collection



Smith Street Barn damage after Hurricane Sandy


*The second floor of the barn is heavily damaged but the first floor is fine.

*The Town House, Little Red Schoolhouse, The Governor Fitch Law Office and the Old Norwalk “Lock-up” Jail all weathered the storm well.




Haunt at Mill Hill

Norwalk Historical Society to host “The Haunting at Mill Hill” Oct 26 and 27

A Haunting at Mill Hill

Historian Lectures on 1862 Volunteer Infantry

Flax Hill Monument restored, re-dedicated

Norwalk History Comes Alive at July 4 Celebration

Norwalkers enjoy historic celebration of July 4th

A Step Back in Time on July 4th

Letterboxing in Norwalk: Things to do in Fairfield County

Norwalk Historical Society to Host Letterboxing Treasure Hunt

Passport to Fun in Norwalk – Letterboxing Kickoff Day

Passport to Fun in Norwalk

Little Red Schoolhouse Program Helps Cub Scouts Earn Badge

3rd Graders Learn Norwalk History at Little Redschoolhouse

Duff Welcomes Educational Grants at Norwalk Historical Society


Norwalk Has Heart Quilt Unveiled

Haunting Tales Come Alive in Norwalk Graveyard

It’s Jail for the Norwalk Historical Society

Ready for Halloween! A Haunting at Mill Hill in Norwalk October 15 and 22

Colorful Quilt Trail Recounts Norwalk, Conn History

‘Schoolmarm’ Samantha Kulish Explains It All For You (Article/Video)

Ritual Honors Heroic Norwalkers

Norwalk’s Revolutionary Past Spreads to the South

Video: Norwalk Celebrates July 4

New Museum is in the Works for Norwalk

Historical Society Plans Fourth of July Activities

Renowned Quilter to Host Workshop in Norwalk

Color in Quilting Workshop with Ed Johnetta Miller

Norwalk History Buffs Stoke Civil War Interest

Spectators turn out for Civil War Food Challenge at Mill Hill Park

Taste of History: Civil War

Re-enactment, food challenge to give taste of the Civil War

A Taste of History:Civil War

Oh, the Stories Norwalk’s Civil War Veterans Could Tell(Video)

Norwalk Cemetery Ceremony Honors Civil War Vets

Visit Norwalk’s Civil War Veterans & Hear Their Stories

Historians to Lead Tour of Norwalk’s Civil War Soldiers Plot

Patriotic Quilts with Rita Phillips

Patches of Fabric Tell a Tale on the Quilt Trail

Norwalk Quilt Trail

Norwalk Quilt Trail Opens

Norwalk Quilt Trail Calendar May-June 2011

Feast of Colorful Quilts Awaits in Norwalk

Celebrating the Art of the Quilt

RHS Hosts Norwalk Quilt Trail Opening

An Exhibit in Layers: Quilt Trail Opens

Blanketing The City-Norwalk Quilt Trail Stitches Together Pieces of Local History

Norwalk Quilt Trail Opens This Weekend

An Exhibit in Layers: Quilt Trail Opens

An Exhibit in Layers: Quilt Trail Opens This Weekend

Norwalk Quilt Trail Opening Weekend

Viewfinder: Patches of Fabric Tell a Tale on the Quilt Trail

Quilts in Window-Paper Quilt Workshop

Paper Quilt Workshop First Step on Quilt Trail

Next¬† “Art in the Windows”¬† Displays Will Pay Tribute to the Norwalk Quilt Trail

Norwalk Group Seeking the Treaured Heirlooms for Exhibit

Norwalk Quilt Trail – Call for Quilts

Silvermine Presents Norwalk and Mark Twain

The Civil War Highlights Stamp Show

Local Museums Rich With Quilts Start a “Quilt Trail”

Smith Street Jail Norwalk’s Olden Lockup

Norwalk Stamp Show to feature Civil War Displays

Norwalk Quilt Trail Spotlights City Cultural Attractions


December 10,2010-Grant Gives Community Center a Boost

December 10,2010-Culture and Tourism Grants to Benefit Norwalk Historic Restoration Projects

November 11,2010-Following His Passion for History

November 10,2010-Grants will Keep the Arts Alive

November, 2010-Blog-Sen. Duff Welcomes Culture and Tourism Grants

September 24,2010-Get your Pottery on With Norwaqlk Historical Society

September 22, 2010-Civil War Monument to be Restored

September 17,2010-Norwalk Arts:Inside/Out set for September 25

September 13,2010-Students Discover 5,00 year-old Artifacts

September 11,2010-Norwalk Historical Society Pottery & Painting

July 29,2010-Historical Society to use old Smith Street Jailhouse

July 16,2010-Norwalk Historical Society Hosts Summer Interns

July 5,2010-Let Freedom Ring

July 4,2010-Flickr-Norwalk Historical Society Independence Day 2010-Photos

July 3,2010-Take a History Break on July 4th

July 2.2010,Mill Hill Celebration Includes Bell Ringing, Revolution Trivia

July 1,2010-Historical Society plans old-fashion July Fourth

June 29,2010,Norwalk Historical Society Independence Day Celebration

June 20,2010-Early Morning Fire Damages Old Jail

June 14,2010-Norwalk Treasures Going on the Market

June 11,2010-Pieces of Norwalk History On Sale

April 19,2010-Mark Twain had Connections to Norwalk

April 18,2010-Historians Stake Norwalk’s Claim to Twain

April 18,2010-Historians Stake Reddings Claim to Twain

March 30,2010-Norwalk Historical Soceity Get Digital

March 19,2010-Norwalk Historical Society Receives Grants for Collections Inventory

March 19,2010-Norwalk Historical Society Receives Grants for Collections Inventory