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May 14: Townwide Tag Sale

May 13: Drop off items at Seymour Historical Society


The Seymour Historical Society plans to participate in the Townwide Tag Sale taking place on Saturday, May 14, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. This event will serve as a fundraiser for the Society. We are looking for gently used items that you might like to donate to help make our sale a success. Your tax-deductible donations can be brought to the Society’s headquarters at the Katharine Matthies House, at 59 West Street, on Friday, May 13, from 10 a.m. to 12 a.m.



June 5: Founders’ Day


Once again, the Seymour Historical Society will be part of Seymour’s Founders’ Day celebration. The historic Katharine Matthies House (59 West Street) will be open on Sun, June 7 from noon to 2 p.m. Free shuttle buses will transport visitors from downtown Seymour, near the old Trestle Tavern, to our museum. This is an excellent opportunity to see some of our newest exhibits, including signs and other large artifacts from local businesses & organizations.


Get involved in 2016! There are many ways to help out the Society. Read the Letter from the President & the Membership forms by clicking on the images above to learn more. 

Join the Seymour Historical Society for our fascinating exhibits. 
Have some fun right in your own backyard. 
Stop by the Program Calendar to see what is coming up next! 
Events are free for members and only $5 for non members

Please visit the sites of our Historical Society partners - local Historical Societies with whom we enjoy close relationships,
and who have great programs and collections of their own.

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About the Society Membership Letter from the President
A Brief History of Seymour List of Board Members
Other Connecticut Historical Societies

P.O. Box 433
Seymour, Connecticut 06483
(203) 888-7471
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