Catch up on the latest THS happenings.
Welcome to the new Thompson Historical Society website! We hope that you enjoy the re-design, and find it easy to navigate. New posts and website edits will be handled by Joseph Iamartino and his assistant (and future daughter-in-law) Summer Coraccio. If you need to...read more
The Great Four Engine Wreck in East Thompson of 1891 Ramsdell Collection Movies and Updates Two Upcoming Talks October 10, 2018 in Southbridge, MA October 13, 2018 in Thompson, CT Walks at the site of the Great Wreck will be led by the E. CT Rail Museum...read more
In the past two years, the Connecticut Trust has surveyed almost 900 barns across the state. This survey has yielded a wealth of information about Connecticut’s agricultural history and buildings, but it has also highlighted the threats that face many historic barns...read more