​Rocky Hill Historical Society

Academy Hall Museum 785 Old Main Street Rocky Hill, CT 06067​        

Protecting, Preserving, and Promoting the History of Rocky Hill, CT 

snail mail: P.O. Box 185

​​​phone: (860) 563-6704

   Nonprofit 501 (C) (3)

​Rocky Hill Parks and Rec Summer Campers digging into our website

You came to the right place. This page provides a general overview of where to look. If you need a hand get in touch.

1. Start with our Website. You're already here. The pulldown windows unveil a tremendous amount of information i.e. papers, oral histories, video and more. Download as you wish. Email us if you need help. 

2. Search our Collection: our Objects, Photos & Library holdings. Open one of the catalogues and type what you're looking for in the search window, or use "control F." To view items in our collection contact us.

3.Look on our Town Historian Page. You can search his Collection, read his  History of Rocky Hill, buy one of his Books, or even ask him a Question

4.Check out our other books by contacting us here"A Short History of Rocky Hill, Connecticut", "Looking Back at Rocky Hill,"  "Images of Rocky Hill," "Rocky Hill in WWI," "Hidden History of Rocky Hill."

5.Visit Academy Hall Museum and our Ethel Miner Cooke Research Library. Our friendly volunteers are ready to help you find what you're looking for. Our first floor is filled with informative museum displays and thousands of historic photos. Our research library on the second floor is staffed by volunteers that can assist you in learning about your Rocky Hill family and much more. We are open by appointment.

6. Other Ideas for Researching Rocky Hill

Connecticut Historical Society​

Connecticut State Library

Dinosaur State Park

Friends of the State Archaeology

​Rocky Hill Life Archives

Wethersfield Historical Society - Rocky Hill was part of Wethersfield up to 1843

Analyzing Native American artifacts 

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