Planning a Visit to Litchfield, Connecticut


Fees and Hours

In an effort to better serve our community, the Litchfield History Museum and the Tapping Reeve House & Law School now offer free admission for all. Participate in our shared history.

Free admission is generously sponsored by Ericson Insurance Advisors.

For information about group tours, see our Educational Tours and Programs page.

LITCHFIELD HISTORY MUSEUM
Located at 7 South Street
Open mid-April through November
Tuesday through Saturday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday: 1 to 5 p.m.

TAPPING REEVE HOUSE & LAW SCHOOL
Located at 82 South Street
Open mid-April through November
Tuesday through Saturday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday: 1 to 5 p.m.

HELGA J. INGRAHAM MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Located at 7 South Street
Open all year (except when noted on online calendar)
Tuesday through Friday: 10 a.m. to noon; 1 to 4 p.m.

STAFF OFFICES AND MUSEUM SHOP
Located at 7 South Street
Open all year (except when noted on online calendar)
Monday through Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Guided Tours and Programs

The Litchfield Historical Society offers many programs for visitors of all ages. From guided tours through two award winning museums to workshops on “Caring for Your Collections” to Turn of the Century Fairs to teacher institutes, the Society tries to teach history in exciting and vibrant ways.


Maps and Directions

The Litchfield Historical Society is located on the Green in Litchfield, Connecticut at the junction of routes 63, 118, and 202.

Address: P.O. Box 385 • 7 South Street • Litchfield, CT 06759 • Phone 860-567-4501