Annual Meeting and Preservation Award
Saturday, June 8, 2019 - In celebration of Connecticut Museum Open House Day the Milford Preservation Trust will open the John Downs House, 139 North Street, from 2 pm to 4pm. Historian Tim Chaucer will present a collection of 18th century tools. At 4pm we will move to the DAR building at 55 Prospect Street for our annual meeting and lecture ... [ more ]
Petition to Save 67 Prospect Street
February 2018 - Milford Preservation Trust has j launched an Online Petition to save 67 Prospect Street, which is the original home lot of Rev. Peter Prudden, founder of the early Milford colony, as well as burying ground of the first Milford settlers. The petition requests the developers not to demolish the c.1835 David Baldwin home, a contributing property of the National River Park Historic District, but rather preserve and restore it, and re-purpose it toward some suitable use. Also, to respect the property itself as both the original home of Milford's founder, as well as an early burying ground ... [ more ]
The overriding mission of the Milford Preservation is to save Milford's historic places and properties. We encourage the protection of what remains of our historic places by using federal, state, and local laws and regulations.