Founded in 1917, the Madison Historical Society in the town of Madison, Connecticut, is a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization of citizens whose mission it is to collect, preserve, and interpret artifacts and information that illustrate Madison's role in local, regional, and national history. The Society fulfills this mission through its exhibits, educational programs, publications, and entertainments for residents, students, and visitors. The Society provides leadership that encourages broad public engagement in Madison's history and future.
We own, preserve, and protect three Madison properties:
We invite you to visit us.
We welcome you to attend our education programs.
We hope you'll enjoy our archive of Historical Happenings newsletters.
The MHS History Book Group invites the public as well as members to the lively meetings of its monthly book discussion group.
Please join us the third Tuesday of each month
at 7:00 pm on the upper level ot Lee's Academy. Please visit our Adult Programs page for information on each title. Please note that, the March 2014 meeting will be held on March 11, the second Tuesday of the month, at the usual time and place.
It's Not Too Late to VOTE for the MHS!!!
Once again the MHS is included on the ballot for Essex Savings Bank’s Community Investment Program.
Ballots are available at the bank's Madison branch until March 15, 2014.
Any individual with any kind of account with Essex Savings Bank is eligible to cast a ballot.
Please cast your vote for the MHS!
We depend on the financial support of our members and community organizations such as Essex Savings Bank.
These funds ensure that the MHS can maintain its historic properties and provide quality programs and exhibitions for the whole family.
We welcome you to contact us by e-mail at email@example.com.