Haddam Historical Society 14 Hayden Hill Rd, Haddam, CT06438 Haddam Historical Society is an East Haddam based non-profit, in operation since 1955. The organization hosts exhibits…More detailing the history of Haddam, provides a venue for antique shows and hosts fundraisers for area education and youth services. Additionally, the Haddam Historical Society has an online store where customers can donate funds as well as purchase books and gifts.
East Haddam Historical Society 264 Town St, East Haddam, CT06423 The East Haddam Historical Society, founded 49 years ago, has been at this Town Street location for 11 years; it's just…More around the corner from Gillette Castle, right on the Route 82 corridor. The museum has a fine collection of local and Lower Connecticut River Valley historical objects. It prides itself on its kid-friendliness.
First Church of Christ, Congregational in East Haddam 499 Town St, East Haddam, CT06423 The First Ecclesiastical Society of East Haddam, Connecticut was gathered in 1704 for purposes both spiritual and…More governmental. The Society relinquished its political authority in 1796 but retained its new constructed Third Meetinghouse for continuing religious and community purposes. The meetinghouse, designed by architect and glazer Lavius Fillmore (second cousin to President Millard Fillmore), was dedicated on November 27, 1794. It is the oldest surviving example of the fully-evolved Federal-period meetinghouse style, whose basic design was duplicated extensively across New England and the Midwest for the following 35 years. The Third Meetinghouse is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a part of the Little Haddam Historic District.
Thankful Arnold House Museum 14 Hayden Hill Rd, Haddam, CT06438 The Haddam Historical Society operates the Thankful Arnold House Museum, which is a house that has been kept to preserve…More its turn-of-the-19th-century design. Visitors view the home of prioprietor and widow Thankful Arnold, and a tour is a walk through three generations of this matriarchal family.
Cold Spring Farm 1 Cold Spring Rd, East Haddam, CT06423-1432 Cold Spring Farm is a small-scale organic farm that was established in 2011. Cold Spring Farm grows and sells a variety…More of organic fruits, vegetables, flowers and herbs, specializing in heirloom varieties. Its farm stand offers seasonal produce Thursdays through Sundays between June and October. The farm is based on a fresh, farm-to-table model. It is located on farmland that dates back to the Dutton Farm of the 1700's. Half of the proceeds from the farmstand are donated to the East Haddam Historical Society Museum.