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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Listing of Upcoming Events

Check out the project's scheduled activities

June 24-25, 2016 – 3rd Annual 17th Century Encampment!
Visit the MPMRC's 3rd Annual 17th Century Encampment! Mark your calendars for the Pequot Museum's 3rd Annual 17th Century Encampment on the museum farmstead on June 24 and 25, 2016! Over 30 Native and European reenactors will again gather ...
17th Century King Philip’s War Encampment & Reenactment!
17th Century King Philip's War Encampment & Reenactment! Daniel Benton Homestead - Tolland, CT Learn all about Connecticut in King Philip's War this Sunday, May 8, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Daniel Benton ...
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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