The Ridgefield Historical Society is pleased to offer Guided Walking Tours for private groups by appointment. There is a suggested donation of $10 per person; children 16 and under are free. To schedule a tour or for more information, please call 203-438-5821 or email us. Please note that if there is inclement weather, the tour will be cancelled and rescheduled.
The Battle of Ridgefield tour begins at the Battle of Ridgefield monument in front of Casagmo condominiums on northern Main Street and ends at Keeler Tavern. Along the way participants will learn about the events of the battle and see historic homes and churches and other landmarks. The tour lasts approximately an hour and a half.
The Main Street tour features interesting facts about the history of the town’s center and some of its well-known, and some not so well-known, landmarks. The tour runs approximately one hour.
Current and Upcoming Events
- Founder’s Home: A Tour and Lecture at the John Jay Homestead
Saturday March 23 2019, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
- Battle of Ridgefield Walking Tour
Saturday April 29 2017, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
- Guided Walking Tour: Battle of Ridgefield
Saturday April 21 - Sunday April 22 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm