There’s a lot going on … INSIDE THE MUSEUM!
A 1911 “Flanders 4″ motorcycle, manufactured in the Chelsea Clocktower complex in the early 20th century, was returned to the collection of the Chelsea Area Historical Society (CAHS) on July 26, 2017. CAHS President Bill O’Reilly accepted the newly refurbished...read more
The month of May was an exciting and busy time for the Chelsea Area Historical Society and Museum. In addition to wonderfully successful events like the Spaghetti Dinner & Silent Auction and the first ever High Tea at the Museum, we had a great presentation at the...read more
Please join us on Saturday, May 20th for a delicious array of savory and sweet treats and a choice of teas served amidst the displays of the Chelsea’s history. This first of its kind event for CAHS starts at 1:30 in the historic 1853 Boyd House which is the home of...read more
Lots of exciting events coming up: Spaghetti Dinner – Tuesday, May 2nd Docent Training – This Saturday, April 8th Next Member Meeting – Monday, May 8th High Tea at the CAHS Museum – Saturday, May 20th Spaghetti Dinner – The Chelsea Area Historical Society & Museum...read more
History of Purple Rose Theatre presented at recent Chelsea Area Historical Society meeting An intimate history of The Purple Rose Theatre was vividly described by author Cynthia Furlong Reynolds and longtime employee Danna Segrest, who plays multiple roles as resident...read more
The Pines, a retirement community in Chelsea, has booked the first tour of 2017! On January 17, the museum will host 20 people who will be transported compliments of the Chelsea Retirement Community to the Chelsea Historical Museum for a tour of our historic museum....read more
Monday, December 12 - 7:00pm-9:00pm at the Depot Join us for some delicious Honey Baked Ham, lots of other yummy dishes provided by all of you, some refreshments to take the chill off, and seasonal music to warm the soul! It will be a time to party with old and new...read more
We hope you will enjoy your tour of six historic building of Chelsea, decorated and ready for your visit. You are welcome to visit the homes and church in any order. Docents and homeowners will be on site to answer your questions and tell you a little bit about their...read more
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