Samples of Our Treasures & Guided Group Tours
Guided Group Tours of Special Collections Exhibitions
Pequot Library invites you to experience first-hand the treasures on display in our on-going series of Special Collections exhibitions of archives, rare books, and manuscripts. Through guided group tours, led by library-trained docents, you can explore the exhibitions through close examination of materials and lively discussion. Guided tours are free and open to the public.
Guided tours offer unparalleled insight into the highlights of Pequot Library’s Special Collections which is one of the most important and carefully selected collections of items about the literary, political, military, and cultural histories in the United States, ever assembled. For information about our current exhibition and related programs and events, please go to our Calendar of Events.
School Programs brochure 2017-2018 offers meaningful, curriculum-based experiences for students including free school bus transportation for field trips to Pequot Library.
Scroll down below to find samples from our Special Collections.
Children's Historical Collection