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, […]

The Pequot War

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New Pequot War Exhibit Opening October 1!
Archaeology of Mistick Fort Exhibit October 1, 2016 Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center - Pequot War Gallery On Saturday, October 1, 2016 the Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center will open an exciting new addition to the ...
MPMRC 17th Century Encampment – 2016!
Photo's from the MPMRC's 3rd Annual 17th Century Encampment! The 3rd Annual 17th Century Encampment was held on the museum farmstead on June 24 and 25, 2016! Over 50 Native American, European, and African American reenactors and historical interprtors ...
Conference Proceedings! 17th Century Warfare, Diplomacy, & Society in the American Northeast
Available Now! Papers from the 17th Century Warfare, Diplomacy, & Society in the American Northeast Conference! This two-day interdisciplinary conference brought together multi-disciplinary scholars to examine the complexity of a changing cultural landscape, and the consequences of colonization and ...
CLHO Rally for Humanities, Heritage, Preservation and Library Funding!
Connecticut League of History Organizations March 23, 2016 Rally for Humanities, Heritage, Preservation and Library Funding! Thank you for supporting the Pequot Museum's Research Department at the CT State Capitol building during the rally to support Humanities, Heritage, Preservation and ...
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