Other sites of interest:

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The Stone Museum in Peoples State Forest offers seasonal nature programs and guided walks as well as trails for you to explore on your own. Visit their site for more details.

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Connecticut's Heritage Gateway is a new web site launched by the Connecticut Humanities Council to "collect the institutional, programmatic and archival resources of the state's heritage organizations and make them readily accessible online".  Here you can find links to online exhibitions on Connecticut history, a statewide heritage events calendar, a guide of state records and other history resources on Connecticut. 

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The Connecticut Historical Society has a nice web site that might interest you.  Click here for their home page.  They also have a large number of links to other history related web sites. 

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Riverton is a beautiful and historic village located in the northwest corner of Barkhamsted.  Most residents are familiar with the great shops and restaurants there, but if you are from out of town and have not yet been to Riverton, check out the Riverton Merchant Association's web site for more information.
 



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Click here for more information on the Farmington River and the Farmington River Coordinating Committee.  Fourteen miles of the Farmington River, including the all of the West Branch in Barkhamsted, was designated as a Federal wild and scenic river in 1994.  The Farmington River Coordinating Committee promotes the protection of this river resource.

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CTSeek.com gathers and disseminates the state's "most interesting and informative websites." The history section of this site lists some good links to many of the historical societies in Connecticut and other history related sites.

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The Connecticut League of History Organizations encourages and supports the activities of state historical organizations, enhances knowledge of state history, promotes professional standards, serves as a network for the exchange of information, and advances historical interests at the state level.  Their web page has links to many historical organizations in Connecticut.

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Links to genealogy related sites are listed on our genealogy page.

We'd be glad to post addresses of other sites you feel would be of interest to our visitors. Please submit the location and description of the site to either of the addresses above.

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