The Historical Society museum buildings and Museum Store remain closed to the public.
We will reopen as appropriate while following safe practices.

Ellsworth Visitors’ Center is located at 10 Phelps Lane
Phelps Tavern and Homestead is located at 800 Hopmeadow Street
The tavern is not wheelchair accessible.

— 2020 —

Simsbury 350th Events will be scheduled soon.

— 2021 —

MAY 2021
Date & Time TBD

White Memorial Fountain Bash
Hosted by the Simsbury Historical
Society and Abigail’s Grille
and Wine Bar

Friends of the Fountain Bash
Wine and hors d’oeuvres at Abigail’s to benefit the White Memorial Fountain.

$100/ticket/tax-deductible contribution


East Weatogue House Tour
Details later.
10:00am – 4:00pm
Rain or shine
“Beyond the Garden Gate”
Simsbury garden tour sponsored by the Simsbury Garden Club.

For tickets, visit

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