• August 24, 2018 is Middletown's 275th birthday?

  • The site of the current Town Hall was originally the site of the Middletown Poorhouse?

Welcome to the Middletown Historical Society's Website
Founded 1976 - Our 42nd Year

Winter/Spring Lecture Series DClick Here
The Middletown Historical Society Presents our Next Lecture of the 2018 Season
Sunday, June - 10th - 2:00pm - Paradise School
Rhode Island During World War II
Presented By: Christian McBurney

"AMERICAN PICKERS" is Coming to Rhode Island
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"Antiques Roadshow" Filmed in Newport in September 2017 to air on WGBH (Cox 2 or 1002) starting Monday, May 14, at 8:00pm and continuing on Monday, May21, and Monday, May 28 at  the same time


Historical Research
Do you have a question about the history of Middletown, RI? Do you ever wonder what became of your third grade teacher?

If so, please contact us at archives@middletownhistory.org and we’ll be happy to assist you.  Depending on the complexity of your request and the time required for research, a nominal fee may be charged.


Updated May 16th 2018