Milford Historical Society  34 High Street, Milford, CT 06460


Historical Society Program Sept. 17, 2018

‘Putting ‘Her’ Back in Heroics’

A free program on “Women in the American Revolution: Putting the ‘Her’ in Heroics” will be presented by the Milford Historical Society on Mon., Sept. 17, 2018 at 7 p.m. at the Mary Taylor Memorial United Methodist Church, 168 Broad St.
House Tour Season Through October 7, 2018

Tours of the Milford Historical Society’s Historic Houses are available every Saturday and Sunday (except Labor Day weekend) through Oct. 7, 2018. Docent-led tours from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM  at 34 High Street, not far from the Town Dock.

​Threads of Milford History: Quilts from 1830 to 1990

Features Quilts Made in Milford 

“Threads of Milford History: Quilts from 1830 to 1990” is the title of the Milford Historical Society’s summer exhibit that opens the weekend of June 2 and 3 from 1 to 4 p.m. and will be on view every Saturday and Sunday through Oct. 7, 2018. Free docent-led tours of the society’s three houses will be held every weekend at the MHS at 34 High Street, not far from the Town Dock.

7th Annual Tour of Milford Cemetery Oct. 13, 2018

A tour of the Old Milford Cemetery will be given by members of the Milford Historical Society on Sat., Oct. 13 at 1 p.m. beginning from the DAR Chapter House parking lot, best accessed by its driveway at 55 Prospect St. (Rain date: Sat., Oct. 20.)

Historic Walking Tour Nov. 10, 2018

The Milford Historical Society will sponsor a scenic walking tour of historic downtown Milford on Sat., Nov. 10 beginning at 10 a.m. (rain or shine) starting from the Parson’s parking lot at Wasson Field on West River Street.  


The Milford Historical Society


The Milford Historical Society is a non-profit organization open to all people interested in the unique history of Milford.

Our mission is to collect and preserve Milford antiquities, to encourage historical investigation, and to disseminate historical information.

Contact us with any questions.

Come visit Wharf Lane
House Tours through October 7, 2018

Wharf Lane was the name of the street which ran from the Green to the town dock, now called High Street. Our Wharf Lane complex includes three historic houses.

Visit us at 34 High Street, Milford. We are open for tours on Saturdays and Sundays 1-4 pm between Memorial Day and October 7, 2018; other times by appointment. Contact us for special tours. A group of 10 or more people must make arrangements in advance. 203-874-2664. $5 per person is the requested donation.

Historical Society Program Sept. 17, 2018
‘Putting ‘Her’ Back in Heroics’​​

below is a portrayal of

Elizabeth Zane at Fort Henry