Directions & Hours


       Normal Hours:





Every Sunday, excluding holidays:



Additional Summer Hours (July 12-August 16)

                          Thursdays: 12:00pm-4:00pm




O'Connell-Chapman Library & Research Center


Open by appointment



"The Sutler's Shop" Museum Store


Open during regular museum hours






No admission charge.

Donations are greatly appreciated.


The museum is handicapped accessible.  An elevator is located at the back of the entry floor.




Directions & Parking:


The New England Civil War Museum is located in downtown Rockville on the second floor of the Vernon Town Hall on Park Place.  There is ample free parking available, either on the street or in the back parking lot of the building.

Looking for Other Local Things to Do

Vernon Historical Society


734 Hartford Turnpike Vernon, CT 06066

Open Thursdays & 2nd and 4th Sundays (2:00pm-4:00pm)

Ellington Historical Society


70 Main Street Ellington, CT 06029

Open Thursdays (May-September) (1:00pm-4:00pm)

Tolland Historical Society


Operates three museums.  Click link below for details.