Thornton Historical Society
Preserving the Past,
Remembering Our Roots
The Thornton Historical Society was established to:

*bring together those people interested in the history of Thornton, NH;

*discover, collect, and preserve artifacts and printed materials that
illustrate the town's history;

*disseminate historical information and awaken public interest in
Thornton's past.

Whether you live in our beautiful town of Thornton, NH or just visit occasionally,
we cordially invite you to join the Thornton Historical Society.

Click here for a membership form.

The Thornton Historical Society meets on the first Wednesday of every month
(April - November) at 7:00 pm at the Thornton Town Hall on Merrill Access
Road. Meetings are open to the public.

New members and volunteers are always welcome.
Find out how you can get involved!

Check out our newsletters: 2011  2012  2013 
Copyright 2012 Thornton Historical Society
16 Merrill Access Road
Thornton, NH 03285
Thornton, New Hampshire
Upcoming Events
All Presentations & Meetings are held at 7pm at
Thornton Town Hall - refreshments served.

Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Roots of American Music
presented by Bob Kilham
Historical Musician Bob Kilham re-creates the sounds
of mid-19th century America. He uses original sheet
music and period manuals to achieve a high degree of
accuracy in his presentations. A variety of period
clothing enhances his presentation. Bob served as
staff musician at Strawberry Banke Museum. His
performance of period music was also featured on PBS’
“American Experience- Stephen Foster: America’s First
Great Songwriter”