After more than 375 years, the Pequot War (1636-1637) remains one of the most controversial and significant events in Colonial and Native history of America. The Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center is identifying and preserving battlefields and historical sites associated with the Pequot War. The primary goal of the Battlefields of the Pequot War project, […]

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Listing of Upcoming Events

Check out the project's scheduled activities

17th Century Encampment – October 11th!
Join us for a day of early American history at the Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center for a 17th Century Encampment! Visit us on Saturday, October 11th from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM in the museum's ...
The Pequot War and the founding of Fairfield Exhibit – Oct. 15 Opening!
The Fairfield Museum and History Center (FMHS) will soon be opening a Pequot War exhibit that you will not want to miss! A temporary exhibt titled, The Pequot War and the Founding of Fairfield, 1637-1639, will ...
Do you know of any early American colonial history websites?
We would love to hear about any information you might have! The Battlefields of the Pequot War project will never stop collecting local history or local lore about early colonial Connecticut, or any seventeenth century, ...
Battlefield Archaeology at the Denison Homestead!
Battlefield Archaeology at the Denison Homestead Battlefield Archaeologists from the Pequot Museum led an archaeological dig onsite at the Denison Homestead this past July and August.  The goal of the survey was to both educate participants ...
Updated Contact Information
Hello Friends, We have updated our Contact Information. Please don't hesitate to contact us for any reason - suggestions, comments or concerns are always welcome. Can't wait to hear from you! - The Battlefields Staff