October 13, 2020


Welcome to the
Farmington Historical
Society!

Founded in 1824, Farmington Township was among the oldest settled areas of Oakland County. Eventually, the township split into the cities of Farmington and Farmington Hills, but both communities share a rich history. Feel free to browse through our site to find more information about Farmington, Michigan area history or to connect with other local history resources.

Contact us by e-mail to learn more about our interesting and fun activities, or call 248.701.8112.

April 26, 2011

Learn about Michigan's role in the Civil War

On Wednesday, April 27, 2011, 7 p.m., at the Farmington branch library, the Farmington Historical Society is hosting local videographers, Al and Dave Eicher, who will present their video, Michigan in the Civil War.

Al and Dave have collected information pertaining to the Civil War from all over Michigan. Come to this educational event dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the start of the Civil War. It's open to the public and it's free.

Come early, seating is limited. Contact Brian Golden at 248-701-8112 for more information.