Burlington Historical Society

Our History... Alive!


The Burlington Historical Society preserves local history by keeping alive its culture, traditions and heritage through education, programs, exhibits and living history experiences, creating a legacy for current and future generations.

We welcome you to explore our website to find information about our town’s history, our home in the historic Elton Tavern, upcoming events, membership, or to contact us if you have questions.

The Elton Tavern on the Town Green in the center of Burlington, Connecticut is the headquarters of the Historical Society

We would love to have you come visit us. We are located at 781 George Washington Turnpike, Burlington CT. Meetings are held on the first Monday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Elton Tavern.