Annual Meeting Luncheon and Awards Presentation

Payden Field House 45 Chatfield Street, Derby, CT, United States

      Tickets 1 Ticket $40.00 USD 2 Tickets $80.00 USD 3 Tickets $120.00 USD 4 Tickets $160.00 USD 5 Tickets $200.00 USD 6 Tickets $240.00 USD 7 Tickets $280.00 USD 8 Tickets $320.00 USD 9 Tickets $360.00 USD 10 Tickets $400.00 USD   This event has been generously sponsored by:

Lady Humphreys Tea

Catholic War Veterans Hall 112 Derby Avenue, Derby, CT, United States

    Tickets 1 Ticket $45.00 USD 2 Tickets $90.00 USD 3 Tickets $135.00 USD 4 Tickets $180.00 USD

CT Summers at the Museum

David Humphreys House

From July 1st through September 4th, children under 18 and one accompanying adult can visit the David Humphreys House free of charge thanks to a grant from Connecticut Humanities.  To schedule your tour, please contact us at 203-735-1908 or Our office is open Tuesday - Thursday from 9:00am - 1:00pm.    

Tavern Night

David Humphreys House

    Tavern Night Tickets 1 Ticket $40.00 USD

Collection Donation Celebration

David Humphreys House

Lucinda Tomko and family will be making a donation of several Revolutionary Period documents and journals to the Derby Historical Society. Join us for a special celebration with the local chapters of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Sons of the American Revolution. Light refreshments will be provided.

Rev. Mansfield’s 300th Birthday Celebration

Mansfield House Jewett Street, Ansonia, CT, United States

Join us for a sneak peek at the newly acquired Mansfield House on the day of the Reverend's 300th Birthday. MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON

Autumn Festival

Ansonia Nature Center 10 Deerfield Road, Ansonia, CT, United States

Come visit the Derby Historical Society at the Ansonia Nature Center's Autumn Festival. Try your hand at spinning and weaving, test out colonial period toys or purchase something from our "Make Your Own" Table. Toys, crafts, books and other merchandise will be available for sale.

3rd Annual Historic Elm Street Lantern Tour

David Humphreys House

Join the Derby Historical Society for a lantern lit walking tour of the Ansonia Historic District. But stay alert! You never know who you will meet along the way. When you return to the House, grab a cup of hot cider and join storyteller Carolyn Stearns out back for more spooky tales by the fire.…

Open Hearth Day – POSTPONED

David Humphreys House

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR INFORMATION ON A RESCHEDULED DATE. THANK YOU.   Get in out of the cold and join us at the David Humphreys House for Open Hearth Day. Warm up by the fire, sip cider and watch our docents prepare traditional colonial dished over an open hearth. You'll…