The 1777 Danbury Raid and the Battle of Ridgefield

This webinar with Ed Hynes includes an extensive Q&A with participants, and a downloadable PDF of his slide show.
This presentation begins on April 25, 1777, when the British land at Compo Beach, march through Redding to Danbury, and return to the shore through Ridgefield and Wilton. Learn about the main encounters that took place in Danbury and Ridgefield and the roles key historical figures played in the Raid and Battle.

Webinar: Living Their Enemies, Dying Their Guests: Four Revolutionary Soldier Burials

Join us for a Live Zoom Webinar with Nick Bellantoni, Emeritus Connecticut State Archaeologist, when he will discuss the history, discovery, and excavation of the burials found last December and give an update on the forensic analysis currently underway.

Exhibit at Town Hall: 9/11

With Town Hall now open to the public, we have once again filled the display cases in the main hallway: Materials marking the 9/11 attacks are currently on view. (9/2020)