Historical Society


Linda Christensen, President
15 Amos Road
Preston, CT 06365
Phone: 860-887-5828
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Mission Statement

The Preston Historical Society is dedicated to preserving Preston’s history and rural identity while promoting and enhancing community life for future generations. We believe that building awareness of Preston’s past helps citizens appreciate their town, leading to increased pride in their community.


  • Perpetuate the history of the Town of Preston and preserve documents and records of this history.
  • Sponsor historical and civic programs and events annually.
  • Support local educational initiatives that promote the study of history.
  • Support projects which strive to restore, mark or preserve local historical sites or artifacts deemed appropriate by the Board.

Preston Historical Society Executive Board Members

  • Linda Christensen, President
  • Donna Bowles, Vice President
  • Jan Clancy, Secretary
  • Mark Christensen, Treasurer
  • Sandra Bouffard, Director
  • Mary Ann Melgey, Director
  • Dwayne Witter, Director