American History Meetup Groups

Meet other local American History fanatics to share knowledge and a love of history.

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We drink and talk. We listen to a history presentation. We drink and talk. Teetotalers are also encouraged to join.

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Tired of going to the usual event at a bar and finding yourself with nothing to say--because there's nothing in particular to talk about at just a plain old bar?? Then come on a "Friendly Native New Yorker" Walking Tour! See the city, learn some fun

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Friendly Walkers
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Did you know it was native son Washington Irving who first dubbed New York City “Gotham”, a century before a certain superhero and his crime-ridden hometown were even thought of? Yes, Gotham is our city, our hometown, whether by birth or adoption! So

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Gothamites
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Do you love to hike? Explore nature? Do you enjoy a good bushwhack? Would you choose a hike's location based on its potential to yield a good history lesson? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you have come to the right place. We hik

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Look to find out what new, fun and free programs and projects are being hosted by the Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park. The park has an historian and naturalist on staff to offer weekend programs to the public and private programs to scout grou

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Come out and explore Boston's history, architecture and culture with a group of knowledgeable and passionate guides. Boston By Foot is a non-profit organization that promotes the architecture and history of Boston and has been offering guided walki

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History buffs of Seattle unite! Every 3rd Thursday of the month, we gather to discuss fascinating insights on history with expert speakers and novice history fans, alike. All are welcome!

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History Buffs
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You are invited to join us for Cocktails in Historic San Diego! This group is for anyone interested in the history and architecture of San Diego. The goal is to provide a comfortable social happy hour in historically significant surroundings, and inc

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Historic Preservation Advocates
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The Omaha Culture Club is a communal organization focusing on the social aspect of arts, entertainment, music, history, performances, dance, food and most of all culture. Every member of The Omaha Culture Club is a co-organizer, meaning that anyone c

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A Hike in Time is a unique way to enjoy an invigorating hike and a learn a bit of history. Our hikes are designed to be physically energizing and are centered around a historic place or trail. We hope to impart some historical information about the l

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October 18, 2014

Welcome to the Architecture, Landmarks and Historic Buildings Group of Greater Washington.  If you're interested in architecture, city planning and urban history, this is the place for you! Every month or so we'll visit an historic site -- sometimes

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Washington Urban Explorers
October 17, 2014

Hi Everyone! As a NYC real estate agent as well as historian, I am leading walking tours around various neighborhoods throughout New York City. I will provide the historical context of the neighborhood, while also looking at its significant and histo

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Members
October 10, 2014

Mission The mission of the Highland Park Historical Society is to preserve our community’s past, to inspire an appreciation of our history and culture and share with the community and scholars the rich history of Highland Park, Illinois. The Society

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Highland Park History Members
October 7, 2014

Looking for people who have an interest in the History of North America, Ancient Mexico and the history of the Southwest over the last 500 years. A history of a people has been buried for many years and I think in should be told. I want story tellers

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Mexica Members
October 5, 2014

Pubs, people, and perusing Flint & Detroit history. Repeat.

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October 2, 2014

Do you remember 45 rpm records and all the fun you had buying and playing them? Still got some you'd like to swap/play/share? These dance parties/swap meets are in support of Project 45, an oral history project currently accepting funds on Indiegogo!­

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September 29, 2014

We are currently reading the book "Operation Barbarossa" by David Stahel. Discussion will be on the the invasion of Russia by the German Army and how blitzkrieg was ended as early as mid-July, 1941. Other WWII books will be chosen in the future. This

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September 24, 2014

Calling all History buffs! This is a group for anyone interested in history and wanting to bring it to life using technology. We started this group to meet other history enthusiasts and to get collaborating on some interactive timelines! All skills l

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Members
September 18, 2014

This is a group for anyone interested in discovering if they had an ancestor who was a Patriot during the Revolutionary War. It's also a place to learn about the genealogical lineage societies, The Daughters of the American Revolution and The Sons of

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Descendants
September 10, 2014

This is a group for anyone interested in discussing the philosophy of freedom. We will share our ideas about free enterprise, capitalism, liberalism and what produces true freedom. We can discuss such authors as Frederic Bastiat, Henry Hazlitt, Von M

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