AUTUMN PROGRAMME – a message from the Programme Secretary

We are keeping all digits crossed that we will soon be in a position to begin Society meetings again: Autumn 2021 We hope very much that we will be able... Read more »

BLUE PLAQUES – a new article in History of Hitchin

In the Year 2000, Hitchin Historical Society, in conjunction with Hitchin Forum, North Herts District Council, Hitchin Town Centre Initiative and The Comet, published a guide to the Blue Plaques... Read more »

JULY NEWSLETTER now published

The summer edition of our Newsletter is hot off the press, and has been emailed to all those whose email addresses we hold on file.  Others will receive a paper... Read more »

PHYSIC GARDEN open again

We are pleased to announce that Hitchin’s Physic Garden is now once again open to the public.  The garden has been closed as a result of the Covid-19 situation for... Read more »


Hitchin Historical Society, from its very early days, has been well known for publishing the fruits of its members’ research.  Some of the books, now out of print, have become... Read more »

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