• Adams County Historical Society

    The Adams County Historical Society owns and maintains the historic and beautiful Charles A. Dugan Mansion and Museum in Decatur, IN. This 6,000 square foot home is the headquarters for the Historical Society and houses many antique artifacts from the Adams County area. The ACHS was founded in 1957 and acquired the Dugan Mansion at […]

    420 W. Monroe Street, Decatur, IN 46733
  • Andrew Low House

    The Andrew Low House is an historic house museum constructed in the Italianate Style by John Norris for Cotton Magnate Andrew Low. It houses the decorative and fine arts collections of the National Society of The Colonial Dames of America in the State of Georgia.

    329 Abercorn Street, Savannah, GA 31401
  • Arlington Historical Society Museum & Jason Russell House

    The Arlington Historical Society is a 501c3 non-profit that was founded in 1897 for “the gathering and recording of knowledge of the history of Arlington and of individuals and families connected with the town, and the collection and preservation of printed and manuscript matter and other articles of historical and antiquarian interest.” The Society operates […]

    7 Jason Street, Arlington, MA 02476
  • Bainbridge Island Historical Museum

    The Bainbridge Island Historical Museum comprises a 1908 schoolhouse, home to long term exhibits, and an annex building housing our extensive research library, office space, amenities and a rotating exhibit gallery. An atrium lobby, gift shop and reception desk joins the one-room schoolhouse to our modern annex building. We are now part of a cultural […]

    215 Ericksen Ave NE, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
  • Balboa Island Museum & Historical Society

    The Balboa Island Museum & Historical Society is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization founded to preserve, explore and promote the history, heritage and culture of the Island and the greater Newport Beach community. Balboa Island, with all its allure and charm, has been a favorite California location for locals and vacationers alike. Residents and visitors can […]

    210 Marine Avenue, Suite B Balboa Island, CA 92662
  • Beloit Historical Society

    The Beloit Historical Society operates two facilities: Lincoln Center, 845 Hackett Street, Beloit houses the museum, library and archives. Hanchett-Bartlett Homestead, 2149 St Lawrence Avenue, Beloit, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is a furnished 1857 stone house with outbuildings. (Access and guided tours are by appointment only.) Pictured: Hanchett-Bartlett Homestead

    845 Hackett Street, Beloit, WI 53511
  • Benton County Historical Society

    The Benton County Historical Society museums feature exhibitions of art and artifacts from the Society’s vast 120,000 object-collection, which includes the former Horner museum collection from Oregon State University. Benton County Historical Society operates two museums: Benton County Historical Society Museum 1101 Main Street Philomath, Oregon Located in a National Register building, Philomath College, built […]

    1101 Main Street, Philomath, OR 97370
  • Beverly Historical Society

    The Beverly Historical Society has been preserving and caring for Beverly’s past since 1891 and the 1781 John Cabot House has been our headquarters since 1892. In addition to a collection of nearly a million objects and documents related to Beverly and the North Shore of Massachusetts, the Society preserves and interprets three historic properties, […]

    117 Cabot Street, Beverly, MA 01915
  • Chemung County Historical Society

    Founded in 1923, the Chemung County Historical Society is a non-profit educational institution dedicated to the collection, preservation, and presentation of the history of the Chemung Valley region First chartered by New York state in 1947, the CCHS operates two cultural repositories, the Chemung Valley History Museum and the Booth Library and Archives. We are […]

    415 E. Water Street, Elmira NY 14901
  • Columbia County Historical Society

    Founded in 1916, the Columbia County Historical Society Museum & Library   collects, preserves, interprets and presents the history, heritage, and culture of Columbia County, New York, and serves residents of all eighteen towns and the city of Hudson. ​For more than 100 years, thousands of people from all across the county and beyond have […]

    5 Albany Avenue, Kinderhook, NY 12106
  • DC History Center

    The DC History Center is owned and operated by the Historical Society of Washington, D.C., a community-supported educational and research organization that collects, interprets, and shares the history of our nation’s capital. Founded in 1894, it serves a diverse audience through its collections, public programs, exhibitions, and publications. Washington is known throughout the world as […]

    801 K Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001
  • Duxbury Rural and Historical Society

    You Never Know What Duxbury’s History is Going to Do Next… The Duxbury Rural and Historical Society is a non-profit organization seeking to foster a better understanding of the heritage and rural environment of Duxbury, Massachusetts. Visitors can explore King Caesar House with a guide-led experience through the home of Ezra Weston II (“King Caesar”), Duxbury’s […]

    479 Washington Street, Duxbury, MA 02332
  • Fall River Historical Society

    The Fall River Historical Society is housed in a mansion museum constructed in 1843/1870, once a station on the Underground Railroad, featuring magnificent period interiors and the largest concentration of 19th-century polychrome stenciling in southeastern Massachusetts. Collections include: Americana; costumes and accessories; decorative arts; ephemera; Fall River textile mill history; furniture; local history; manuscripts; maritime, […]

    451 Rock Street, Fall River, MA 02720-3398
  • Falmouth Museums on the Green

    The Falmouth Museums on the Green, owned and operated by the Falmouth Historical Society and located on Cape Cod, is a 2-acre venue that offers a wide swath: the 1790 Dr. Francis Wicks House, which is a guided tour of a Federal-period home that shows how an affluent physician lived in the days after the […]

    55 Palmer Avenue, Falmouth, MA 02541
  • GLBT Historical Society/GLBT History Museum

    Often referred to as San Francisco’s “queer Smithsonian,” the GLBT Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that houses one of the world’s largest collections of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender historical materials. The GLBT History Museum in San Francisco’s Castro District—a project of the GLBT Historical Society—is the first full-scale, stand-alone museum of its […]

    4127 18th Street, San Francisco, CA 94114
  • Historic Columbia

    Historic Columbia is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving Columbia and Richland County’s historic and cultural heritage. We manage several local historic properties as historic house museums, including the Robert Mills House, Hampton-Preston Mansion, Woodrow Wilson Family Home, and Mann-Simons Site. We also offer walking and bus tours, rent out our historic homes as event […]

    1601 Richland Street, Columbia, SC 29201
  • History Center of Washington County

    The Washington County Historical Society operates 2 museums and 1 historic site that preserve history of Washington County. Over 30,000 artifacts are part of the varied collections that tell the story of a county that harmoniously blended rural living and the industrial age. The History Center of Washington County Museum site includes the Old Courthouse Museum […]

    320 S. 5th Avenue, West Bend, WI 53095
  • History Museum at the Castle

    From local history to Harry Houdini, The History Museum at the Castle offers a glimpse into Appleton and the Fox Cities. The stories told here have local and national significance and are sure to amuse, provoke and inspire. Our Mission Inside the walls of the History Museum, the past comes alive through the stories, photographs and artifacts […]

    330 E. College Avenue, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum

    The Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum collects, preserves, and explores the cultural, and related natural, history of Jackson Hole and the Greater Yellowstone area through education, research, public programming, and partnership. Visit our museum in downtown Jackson, Wyoming to learn more about Native Americans, Fur Trappers and Explorers, Homesteaders, Ranchers, outdoor recreationalists, and our […]

    225 N Cache Street, Jackson, WY 83001
  • Jewish Museum Milwaukee

    The Jewish Museum Milwaukee is dedicated to preserving and presenting the history of the Jewish people in southeastern Wisconsin and celebrating the continuum of Jewish heritage and culture. The history of American Jews is rooted in thousands of years of searching for freedom and equality. We are committed to sharing this story and the life […]

    1360 N. Prospect Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202
  • Johnson County Historical Society

    The Johnson County Historical Society is a private, non-profit group committed to serving the public by furthering an appreciation of the historical and cultural heritage of the Johnson County community through education, preservation and interpretation. We maintain a museum location with exhibits and a collection of over 10,000 artifacts. The Johnson County Historical Society also […]

    860 Quarry Road, Coralville, IA 52241
  • Kitsap History Museum

    The mission of the Kitsap County Historical Society is to collect, preserve and exhibit the diverse culture, heritage and history of Kitsap County for the education and enjoyment of the public.

    280 Fourth Street, Bremerton, WA 98337
  • Kodiak Historical Society & Baranov Museum

    The Kodiak Historical Society & Baranov Museum preserves and shares Kodiak’s rich history. The museum is located in the oldest building in Alaska, a National Historical Landmark in Kodiak, Alaska, known as the Russian American Magazin or Erskine House. Our exhibits interpret Kodiak’s Russian era (1741-1867), early American era (1867-1912) and modern era (1912-present).

    101 East Marine Way, Kodiak, AK 99615
  • Lake Placid-North Elba Historical Society

    The Lake Placid-North Elba Historical Society is located in the historic train station of Lake Placid. Our mission is to preserve and present our community’s history in ways that are educational and enriching. We do this by offering three exhibition spaces in our museum which tells the story of an atypical Adirondack village and its […]

    242 Station Street, Lake Placid, NY 12946
  • LancasterHistory.org

    LancasterHistory.org is your comprehensive history center for Lancaster County history! At LancasterHistory.org, you can…: Take a guided tour of Wheatland, home of 15th US President James Buchanan Stroll the Louise Arnold Tanger Arboretum and the American Conifer Society Dwarf Conifer Reference Garden Take in the Exhibition Galleries, featuring the newest exhibition, FREEDOM: “to secure the Blessings […]

    230 North President Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17603-3125
  • Lexington Historical Society

        The Lexington Historical Society operates three house museums in Lexington, Massachusetts, each of which were involved with in the Battle of Lexington, the first battle of the American Revolution. When visiting the Lexington Historical Society history lovers can see the Buckman Tavern, where militia gathered and waited for the arrival of the British […]

    13 Depot Square, Lexington, MA 02420
  • Maine Historical Society*

    A growing museum and statewide educational resource, we are located in the heart of Portland’s downtown cultural district. Founded in 1822, the Maine Historical Society is the third oldest state historical society in the United States. Our one–acre campus, which is open year round, is situated in downtown Portland, across from Monument Square. The Maine […]

    489 Congress Street, Portland, Maine 04101
  • Monroe County History Center

    Come explore the Monroe County History Center, located in the town of Bloomington, Indiana, home of Indiana University. Through a wide variety of family friendly programs, permanent and changing exhibitions, we tell the stories of our community, its history, culture, and natural environment. Interested in your Monroe County family history? Come explore our Genealogy Research […]

    202 E. 6th Street, Bloomington IN 47408
  • Morris County Historical Society

    The Morris County Historical Society (MCHS) is a member-supported 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that preserves and promotes the history of Morris County, New Jersey. MCHS is headquartered in Acorn Hall, 1853, which it operates as a historic house museum and is where Morris County-themed exhibits are displayed. “The Cutting Edge: Medicine in Morris County, 1876 – […]

    68 Lafayette Avenue, Morristown, NJ 07960
  • Museum of the Mountain Man

    Perfectly located in the center of what was the Rocky Mountain Rendezvous system, the museum’s collections will draw you into the romantic era of the 1800’s Mountain Man. Opened in 1990, the Museum of the Mountain Man has gained a national reputation for its interpretation of one of America’s legendary eras, the adventurous fur trade. […]

  • New Castle Historical Society

    The New Castle Historical Society (NCHS) operates the Amstel and Dutch House Museums in addition to the Old Library (exhibit space) and the New Castle Visitor Center at The Arsenal. As the historical society for the City of New Castle, DE, the NCHS preserves and interprets the history of the town that started as a […]

    30 Market Street, New Castle, DE 19720
  • Old Stone House Museum

    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and part of Vermont’s African American Heritage Trail, the Old Stone House Museum sits on 55 acres of rural Vermont farmland and encompasses numerous structures from the early 19th century.  These include Federalist era homes of Reverend Alexander Twilight, first African American graduate of Middlebury College, progressive […]

    109 Old Stone House Road, Brownington, Vermont 05860
  • Osceola County Historical Society

    The Osceola County Historical Society is a 501c3 that was founded on October 29, 1949 by volunteers Charles and Twylah Hartley and Alma Hetherington looking to properly preserve artifacts and publish articles that would ensure Osceola County’s heritage lived on for years to come. Today, OCHS has 4 locations, 13 staff members and a Board […]

    4155 W. Vine Street, Kissimmee FL 34741
  • PA Guild of Craftsmen

    For 70 years, the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen has served as a meeting place for craft and artists in Pennsylvania and surrounding states. Now the 7th largest all craft organization in the nation, the Guild reaches more than 100,000 people annually. Located in the heart of downtown Lancaster, our Center of American Craft hosts more than 75 […]

    335 N. Queen Street, Lancaster, PA 17603
  • Portsmouth Historical Society

    The mission of Portsmouth Historical Society is to, “Champion the history, arts and culture of the Portsmouth Region through acquisitions, preservation, museum exhibitions, programs and publications.” The Portsmouth Historical Society, which celebrated its centennial in 2017, administers two facilities in the west end of the heart of downtown, including Discover Portsmouth—a large historic structure featuring […]

    10 Middle Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801
  • Shelburne's Historic Waterfront – Museums by the Sea

    Shelburne’s Historic Waterfront – Museums by the Sea is a complex which includes three museums and several 18th century buildings. Central to the complex and open year round is the Shelburne County Museum which has changing exhibits and includes permanent exhibits on the Loyalists who arrived in Shelburne at the end of the American Revolution […]

    20 Dock Street, Shelburne, Nova Scotia Canada B0T 1W0
  • The Heritage Society

    The Heritage Society maintains ten historic structures, houses dating from 1823 to 1905 with guided tours and educational programs designed to promote awareness of Houston’s diverse history. “Founded in 1954 by a number of public-spirited Houstonians to rescue the 1847 Kellum-Noble House from demolition, The Heritage Society has since saved an additional nine historic buildings, […]

    1100 Bagby Street, Houston, TX 77002
  • The Historical Museum at Fort Missoula

    Walk through history on our 32-acre scenic, historic park!  The Historical Museum at Fort Missoula is Missoula County’s history museum. We offer visitors a place to wonder, to reminisce, to learn about our county’s history, and how our community’s past makes Missoula and the nation what it is today. Your Museum – Your Stories – Your […]

    3400 Captain Rawn Way, Missoula, MT 59804
  • The House of the Seven Gables

    The Turner-Ingersoll Mansion, known as the House of the Seven Gables, was built in 1668 for Salem sea captain John Turner. In 1910, philanthropist and preservationist, Caroline Emmerton, founded The House of the Seven Gables Settlement Association to steward this seventeenth-century treasure. Capitalizing on the mansion’s connection to American author Nathaniel Hawthorne (who used it […]

    115 Derby Street, Salem, MA 01970
  • The Montclair History Center

    The Montclair History Center (MHC), a private, nonprofit 501(c) 3 organization, promotes preservation, study and appreciation of local history. We are stewards of four historic houses in Montclair: the Crane House and Historic YWCA (110 Orange Road), the Nathaniel Crane House (110 Orange Road), the Clark House (108 Orange Road), and the Shultz House, also […]

    108 Orange Road, Montclair, NJ 07042
  • The Town of Warwick Historical Society

    Founded in 1906, the Historical Society of the Town Warwick believes that an understanding and appreciation of our historic heritage is essential to maintaining a unique and meaningful identity as a community. The mission of the Society is to celebrate and preserve the history of the Town of Warwick and its people and to assure […]

    2 Colonial Avenue, Warwick, NY 10990
  • Vermont Historical Society

    The Vermont Historical Society engages both Vermonters and “Vermonters at heart” in the exploration of our state’s rich heritage. Our purpose is to reach a broad audience through our outstanding collections, statewide outreach, and dynamic programming. We believe that an understanding of the past changes lives and builds better communities.

    60 Washington Street, Barre, VT 05641
  • Woodstock History Center

    The History Center, located in the heart of Woodstock’s historic district, explains how Woodstock has evolved over the past 250 years from a frontier territory to the vibrant community that it is today. Visitors can tour the museum which features large collections of antiques and several new exhibitions each year. The Woodstock History Center is […]

    26 Elm Street, Woodstock, VT 05091