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For more information: www.simsburyhistory.org or call (860) 658-2500

The museum will be closed on March 31

Ellsworth Visitor Center is located at 10 Phelps Lane
Phelps Tavern and Homestead is located at 800 Hopmeadow Street
The tavern is not wheelchair accessible.

Sun., March 11, 2018
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Phelps Tavern

Irish Tavern Night
Food and nonalcoholic drinks (BYOB).
Music by Full Gael.
$30/person. Register by PayPal or by calling 860-658-2500.

Sat., May 5, 2018
10:00am - 4:00pm
Simsbury Public Library

Mini Maker Faire
More information to follow.

Sat., May 19, 2018
Begin at 1:00pm or 3:00pm

Royal Wedding Afternoon Tea
Gather in the Meeting House at 1:00 pm or 3:00 pm for a brief talk by Karen Gilston on wedding customs.

Proceed to the Phelps House for a traditional British afternoon tea.

Wear your best “fascinator” if you prefer!

$20/person.  Register by PayPal or by calling 860-658-2500.


Register for 1:00pm Tea:


Register for 3:00pm Tea:

Sat., June 9

Connecticut Open House Day
Open from noon to 4:00pm.

Fri., June 29 to Sun., July 1

Strawberry Moon Festival.
Times and details of events to follow.

Sat. Sept. 22, 2018
10:00am - 3:00pm

Simsbury Scarecrows!
More information to follow.
Rain date: September 23.




Simsbury Historical Society
800 Hopmeadow Street
Simsbury, CT 06070