Winchester History Links & Guides

Help With Research

Winchester History Online

  • A quick summary of key events
  • Overview histories of broad subject areas, with links to focus articles, and 
  • A variety of in-depth articles about specific topics, linked to the themes and also accessible through the subject index.

Publications in Print


  • Reproductions of several historic maps are available for purchase from the Winchester Historical Society.
  • The Archival Center’s map collection has been indexed in its online catalog.
  • The Winchester Public Library also has a map collection.

Legacy Winchester

The Legacy Winchester Project seeks both to preserve and to make readily available the electronically/digitally recorded history of Winchester. At the moment the focus is on video/film only. The posted collection to date (June 2020) includes 26 videos of various elements of Winchester culture and history from 1984 to the present. More should be added as time goes on.

Historic Houses / Sites