The Bridgeport History Center

Visit new website for BAT 2023

Burroughs-Saden Public Library
925 Broad Street, 3rd floor, Bridgeport, CT 06604
203.576.7400 x7

Hours: By appointment only on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 12 pm to 8 pm, and Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am to 5 pm; appt. request form at OR call 203.576.7400 x7

The Bridgeport History Center opened its doors in 1936. The collection contains historic photographs, newspapers, maps, and a host of research materials documenting the history of this city. The Center also has one of the largest collections for conducting genealogy research in the state.

Event: Bridgeport History featuring the postcard art of Steve Gerber

Thursday, November 11; 12pm – 8pm
Friday, November 12; 10 am – 5 pm
Saturday, November 13; 10 am to 5 pm

Bridgeport History, postcards and photographs, featuring the postcard art of Steve Gerber, and items of interest from the collections in the Bridgeport History Center exhibition cabinets.