Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Derby Historical Society ready for CT Open House Day

ANSONIA -  The Derby Historical Society will participate in CT Open House Day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 8.

Come and enjoy a tour of the Gen. David Humphreys House and/or an outside, walking tour of the Historic Elm Street district, led by costumed docents. 

Humphreys House
While touring the house, be sure to check out a display of antique tools and the newest addition to our museum collection, a portrait of Commodore Isaac Hull (c. 1798-1804).
Colonial chores and activities will be performed throughout the day.

Refreshments will be served. 
This event is free to the public; donations are accepted and always appreciated. 
The Derby Historical Society is a regional historical society dedicated to preserving, maintaining and celebrating the rich and varied history of the Lower Naugatuck Valley. 

The Derby Historical Society welcomes all visitors and is also available to support researchers, school or other program needs. 
Staff offices are located at the Sarah Riggs Humphreys House, 37 Elm St. 
For information, visit www.derbyhistorical.org.

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