All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914

2558 Virtual

A remarkable true story from the Western Front. All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914 relives an astounding moment in history; in a silence amid the combat, a soldier […]

$20.00

Online Short Attention Span Literary Club

5006 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford

Every other week, we get together to chat about short stories. Anyone can join in, no commitment required! This week’s selection is “Kiddie Pool” by Connecticut author Cindy House. You […]

Free

Free First Saturday Family Program: Winter Wonderland

522 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford

Explore Connecticut’s wintry wonders! Kids will look closely at images of the unique holiday-themed window and store displays at G. Fox and Co, a Connecticut department store. Then, using those […]

Free

Behind the Scenes Tour: From Hoopskirts to Flappers

5006 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford

A woman born in 1850 who lived for 80 years would have seen fashion change dramatically in her lifetime. In this special tour of our Costume and Textile Collection, you’ll […]

$10 – $15

Behind the Scenes Tour: From Hoopskirts to Flappers

5006 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford

A woman born in 1850 who lived for 80 years would have seen fashion change dramatically in her lifetime. In this special tour of our Costume and Textile Collection, you’ll […]

$10 – $15

COMEDY NIGHT at Playhouse on Park

2677 224 Park Rd, West Hartford

COMEDY NIGHT at Playhouse on Park Saturday, January 8th, 2022 8pm $17.50 Doors open 30 minutes prior to show Join us for 90 minutes of laughs with Co-Headliners Brian Scott […]

Family Exhibit Tour: Dressing Up the Past

5006 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford

Visit the CHS for a special tour of Making Connecticut followed by a related craft! Through close-looking and hands-on activities, kids will explore how clothing was made and how fashion […]

This program is included with museum admission.

Virtual Homeschool Workshop: Supplies for Soldiers

5006 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford

Did you know that nearly 55,000 people from Connecticut joined the Union Army during the Civil War? Children will look closely at a variety of images and posters to explore […]

$10 – $14

Virtual Homeschool Workshop: A Day in the Life

5006 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford

Explore a day in the life of soldiers, battlefield nurses, and women working on the homefront during the Civil War. Through close-looking at a variety of primary sources, including letters, […]

$10 – $14

Five Guys Named Moe

388 CT

His woman left him, he’s broke, and it’s almost five a.m. But don’t worry about our hero. All he needs is the right music—and the right guys—to get him through. […]

$20.00 – $50.00