Norwich Founders Day

October 1

Celebrate the 363rd Founding of Norwich and its’ 35 Founding Families. Discover who the 35 Founders of Norwich, participate in an “I Spy a Founder” hunt for memorabilia from the Founding families during a house tour. See an original home of a founding family, and see how it grew. See the sword of Founder Major John Mason on loan from the New London County Historical Society.All founder descendants get a special name tag! At noon, Listen to a presentation on the Founding of Norwich in 1659 and Proclamations by by the city of Norwich and State of CT in honor of the Founding of Norwich. Experience Living History with the Lebanon Militia and the Kingston Reds. Browse the wares of Big Bear Trading Company. $8


Leffingwell House Museum
348 Washington St.
Norwich, CT 06360
United States



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