VICE IN MERIDEN – Smoking, Drinking, Gambling – Meriden Items for Bad Habits

is our new exhibit at our museum, The Andrews Homestead, 424 W. Main St. Meriden, CT. The Museum will be open to the public every Sunday in May 11:00 – 3:00, with restrictions conforming with COVID 19 safety recommendations. The exhibit will also be available as a video online, on our Youtube channel at a future date. Free admission. Donations gratefully accepted. (click HERE for more information about the exhibit)


We are an all volunteer organization operating at two locations

1090 Hanover Avenue, South Meriden, CT

The Bernice C. Morehouse Research Center, 1090 Hanover Ave. South Meriden, is open every Wednesday from 1:30 – 4:00 pm.  The entrance to our parking lot is located on New Hanover Ave.  Admission is free. Donations are appreciated.

The Andrews Homestead, 424 West Main Street, is one of the oldest homes in Meriden.  Chock full of items from Meriden’s past, it is open to the public every Sunday in May and October from 11:00-3:00 pm, and by appointment. Young and old (and in-between) are welcome to stop in!  We share a parking lot with the Benjamin Franklin elementary school. Admission is free – donations are appreciated.


We’d like to thank the CUNO Foundation for its continued support.