Museums in Ansonia, CT

Find museums in Ansonia, CT. Listings include Derby Historical Society and David Humphreys House. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 10/27/21
    Last week our subject was David Burt who founded the area of East Derby known as Burtville. Adjacent to what was to become Burtville was a large plot of land partially situated on a rocky rise overloo...
    > Derby Historical Society
  • 10/22/21
    The following is a description of last week’s “Mail Call” postcard: The 24 bed Griffin Hospital was built in 1909 on Division Street, Derby. Looks pretty lonely up on the hill. Division Street (forme...
    > Derby Historical Society
  • 10/20/21
    This week we take a break from the Bassetts to talk about Burtville. Having grown up on Chapel Street in East Derby, this week’s post about the early history of the Burtville area is of special intere...
    > Derby Historical Society
  • 10/15/21
    Description of last week’s postcard: Trolleys were a continuing theme on last week’s postcard. Several Connecticut Railway and Lighting Company cars are sitting at Derby Junction where the causeway f...
    > Derby Historical Society