Connecticut Historical Society Museum
Housed in a Connecticut revival Mansion, the Connecticut Historical Society Museum boasts a research center that holds over 250,000 unique Connecticut artifacts. The museum has the largest collection of costumes and textiles in all of New England. Although CHS does not really advertise it as such, their museum is extremely engaging and offers hands on learning exhibits for the whole family to enjoy.
The museum staff s very welcoming of children and you will see signs throughout the museum begging for you to touch and explore using all of your senses. With two permanent exhibits, the museum really uses great creativity to create the magic with new and exciting exhibits on a rotating basis.
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