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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17th Century Encampment – Photo Log & Video!
17th Century Military & Civilian Living History Encampment The Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center's 17th Century Military & Civilian Living History Encampment was a great success! It was held on October 11, 2014 and due to ...
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 exhibit 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, ...
NPS Nipsachuck Battlefield Technical Report – Available!
National Park Service American Battlefield Protection Program "The 1676 Battle of Nipaschuck" Technical Report   The April 2013 National Park Service  Technical Report, "The 1676 Battle of Nipsachuck: Identification and Evaluation", is now available for downloading. This report which was ...
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