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Photos for the Rowayton Archives

Did you take pictures of Hurricane Irene and its aftermath?   The Rowayton Historical Society would love to preserve the images of this historic storm for future generations.   Please send jpgs to

Save the Date: Civil War Quilts… part of Rowayton’s Quilt Trail

The Rowayton Historical Society invites you to a lecture and reception with Sturbridge Curator Lynne Bassett on Saturday, October 1 at the Rowayton Community Center at 7:30pm.  Admission is $5. Lynne

Is Your House a Part of Rowayton History?

The Rowayton Historical Society asks… Are you interested in having an historic plaque* on your house? Are you curious about the people who built your home and their involvement in Rowayton history? If

Finding the Creative Spirit… in our own Rowayton Backyard

Summertime is a wonderful time to explore local treasures and revitalize your creative brain cells and start that story, just waiting to be told. Visit the Rowayton Historical Society’s Pinkney House.

Rowayton Historical Society is Serving up a Fundraiser… Cocktails Anyone?

Save the Date: On Thursday evening, July 21 from 6-8pm at Pinkney House, Chef Marc Poidevin and Margaret Poidevin of Marc’s Rowayton Market will be providing the gourmet fare and Joe and Tripp Donelan

The Rowayton Historical Society and WWII Clamdigger – July 1944 (Rowayton… 67 years ago)

The Rowayton Historical Society and WWII Clamdigger – July 1944 “Bits from Bayley Beach:  More news on Our Beach. Fourth of July saw it gaily decorated with flags usually flown at the Community Beach

Rowayton Celebrates Museum Day in Connecticut

This Saturday, June 11, is Museum Day in Connecticut when museums offer free admission to their visitors.  Take advantage of this great opportunity and come to the Rowayton Historical Society to

Picture Postcard… New Roton Point Book… Rowayton Picture Perfect

The Rowayton Library is proud to present an evening that takes us all back in time to vintage Roton Point on Tuesday Evening, June 14th at 7pm.  The newest addition to Arcadia Publishing’s Postcard

“Wrap” Yourself… in Rowayton History

Always wanted a Rowayton afghan but never got around to buying one?  There are just a few left so act quickly before it’s too late.  Illustrated with iconic images of our little town, the afghans go

Rowayton (Historical Society)… on the half shell

The Rowayton Historical Society is excited to announce the opening of a new gift shop called “the half shell,” in the old Wash House of the Seeley-Dibble-Pinkney House. It is slated to launch