Upcoming Events

"Researching Waterford Area Genealogy" March 15, 2018 At 5:30 PM At the Waterford Public Library

​"Forgotten Burial Sites" sponsored by Waterford Historic Property commission  May 3 Waterford Public Library 7 PM 

 Monthly Business meeting has been changed to March 15 at 7:30 due to pending storm this Thursday. Thank you

​               ​​​​​​​​​​​​      Waterford Historical Society​, Inc.

Copyright © 2018 Waterford Historical Society - All Rights Reserved.

Mission Statement

​To collect, protect, preserve and serve as Caretakers of our Past, Present and Future

Waterford Historical Society, Inc​

Did you know a piece of Waterford's History is included in this abandoned town? Johnsonville, CT

​The Gilead Chapel built in 1876 was moved from Waterford to Moodus, East Haddam in 1969.

It was built on the corner of Foster Road and Parkway North. You may recognize the area today as where Lowes and Walmart now stand.


Waterford Historical Society, Inc.          

P. O.  Box 117

Waterford, CT 06385

Email:   waterfordcthistoricalsociety@gmail.com​

Telephone:  860-389-7529

Our hours are by Appointment Only