Bridgeport Community Historical Society

The Bridgeport Community Historical Society


P.O. Box 1956

Bridgeport, CT 06601-1956

203-371-6397

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Some Past Walking Tours:

Mountain Grove Cemetery - led by Charles Brilvitch, Historian

Downtown Bridgeport - led by Charles Brilvitch, Historian

- The Palace & Majestic Theatres - led by Charles Brilvitch, Historian

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Some Past Programs:

​- Kristen Graves - Former CT State Troubadour

- Barnum Museum - Adrienne St. Pierre, Curator

- 100 Years of Football at the Yale Bowl - Rich Marazzi

- Early Railroads in Greater Bridgeport - Robert Belletzkie

Captain's Cove - Bruce Williams

- Ten Million Steps on Route 6 - Joe Hurley

- Arlington National Cemetery, Civil War - Carolyn Ivanoff

- One Family's Civil War - the military career of Captain Wilson French

- The Lordship Flying Grounds - a history of Bridgeport Airport

- Sleeping Giant State Park

- The History of Black Rock Lighthouses - at Captain's Cove

- Urban Archaeologist - Greg VanAntwerp

- Hartford and Windsor Witch Hunts - State Historian Walter Woodward