All programs are free and open to the public


Our Mission

The purpose of the Bridgeport Community Historical Society is to enhance the image of the
City of Bridgeport by providing historical education programs and a preservation voice in the community.

Programs Offered

Free programs usually held the last Tuesday of each month - excluding January, February, July, August and December

from 6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.  

Monthly Location:
The Bridgeport Public Library - North Branch

3455 Madison Ave.

Bridgeport, CT 06606

The June program is the last Monday of the month (CANCELLED) at 

Captain's Cove Seaport.  6:30-8:00 p.m.

1 Bostwick Ave., Bridgeport


For Bridgeport history, contact Elizabeth VanTuyl

Bridgeport History Center
Burroughts-Saden Library

925 Broad Street

Downtown Bridgeport   203-576-7400, ext. #7
      Hours:  Thursday – 12 to 8 PM

      Friday-Saturday – 10 AM to 5 PM


There is so much rich history in Bridgeport, CT.

We are always looking for

new programs and speakers to present a program.

We hope you enjoy our site and hope

to see you at one of our FREE programs.