Welcome to the Middletown Historical Society's website.  In an effort to offer those interested in Middletown a place to delve into the past and present and support the Society and it's efforts, the Society would like to welcome you to it's website.



All News and Events
(click links for more details)

Special Halloween Event

Things that go Bump in the Night

Please join us on Saturday, October 25th at 6:30pm at Paradise School as Pat Perry promises to scare your pants off.

Admission is free but donations to the Society are always welcome




Witherbee School retains its one-room-schoolhouse flavor

New Exhibit

Middletown All Mapped Out

Paradise School


  • info@middletownhistory.org

  • Mary Redgate  846-6277

  • Marianne Tomassone 848-2668

  • Or leave a message on the Society answering machine: 401-849-1870

All are welcome and encouraged to attend

Historical Research
Do you have a question about the history of Middletown, RI? Do you ever wonder what became of your third grade teacher?

If so, please contact us at archives@middletownhistory.org and we’ll be happy to assist you.  Depending on the complexity of your request and the time required for research, a nominal fee may be charged.

Updated July 18th 2014