Due to preparations for our annual Tag Sale on June 28th and 29th, The New Milford Historical Society will be unable to schedule tours for the month of June. We will do our best to accommodate research requests.
Call or email with research or other requests:
860 354 3069nmhistorical@gmail.com


We are grateful to be a Community Grant Recipient and appreciate the generosity and support of the Savings Bank of Danbury. We are grateful to be a Community Grant Recipient and appreciate the generosity and support of the Savings Bank of Danbury.

Representatives from the Savings Bank of Danbury present a check to Anita Regan, the New Milford Historical Society Board Secretary.

Featured Sections

Shop Our Store

Our Museum Gift Shop, is open year round and offers a number of unique gifts, books and New Milford related items. Purchases may be made at any time from our eBay store

Review the Collection

We have our collection indexed and inventoried electronically. To check what items are in the collection, start by selecting a category…

Donate

At the risk of repeating ourselves, we rely on our visitors and our other sponsors for quite literally everything. Can you help out?

Have you wondered?

If you have ever wondered what we do when we have additional artifacts we have to store, we have turned to The Storage Answer. These units can be stored when not in use to make more room inside garages and store rooms, and even out in the vehicle lot space. Because these containers can be used inside as easily as out, it makes more sense than converting shipping containers! These units are weatherproof, sturdy and secure. They are much more secure than a flimsy plastic shed from a big box store, and will be there for decades to come. We cannot recommend the flat pak containers from The Storage Answer too highly!.

Upcoming Events

The Historical Society is accepting donations until June 22, 2024 of clean, usable items for sale du

Donations Wanted!

Monday, May 6
Starts at 11:00 AM
The Historical Society is accepting donations until June 22, 2024 of clean, usable items for sale du…

New Milford Historical Society is again a Stop & Shop Community Bag Program Nonprofit Partner!

This is a gift that keeps on giving!

Saturday, June 1
Starts at 7:00 AM
New Milford Historical Society is again a Stop & Shop Community Bag Program Nonprofit Partner! …

Come browse the museum to get the best deals in town!
Furniture, Antiques, Jewelry, Art Work, Holid

Annual Tag Sale

Friday, June 28
Starts at 8:30 AM
Come browse the museum to get the best deals in town! Furniture, Antiques, Jewelry, Art Work, Holid…

If you are looking for a terrific source for rustic, hand-made benches, tables, clothes racks, and candleholders, visit the country bench at https://www.thecountrybench.com

When we look for a great way to get rid of old furniture, old equipment, household and other items, we turn first to Mecanica Estate Sales. An "estate sale", simply put, is a sale done for a client who needs to liquidate merchandise!