Attend An Event
Please join us at one of our great events!
A program in which the story of a recent preservation failure to save a precious building from demolition is met with the story of a success in rescuing two threatened historic treasures. What was it that prevented the one from being destroyed (in order for a developer to build a gas station) and the others from being rescued?
Currently for sale, this c.1880 house is a must see for buyers and architecture enthusiasts alike. Stop by any time between 11AM-1PM to enjoy the house at your own pace. Don’t miss the talk at noon about the history of the house and town of Clinton.
October-November book events
Save the date for January 24, for a conference where we will try to craft a statewide agenda for historic preservation that recognizes preservation as a fundamental environmental value.
Join us for our first Open House Talk at an octagon house!
In this panel discussion, Crosskey Architects, the Connecticut Main Street Center, and the Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation will offer practical information, creative solutions and case studies on reusing old buildings ranging from single-family residences to large mill complexes.
Monday October 7, 2019
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
600 Main Street, Hartford
Join author, Chris Wigren as he discusses his book, Connecticut Architecture: Stories of 100 Places this fall!
Get a refresher on rules of procedure, design guidelines, the use of preservation tools such as demolition delay, and the benefits of Certified Local Government status.
The 2019 Harlan Griswold Winner commemorates the lives of enslaved persons, saves stone walls, and funds key projects.