Current Exhibit: 06880+50


Friday, September 22nd, 2017 – Sunday, December 31st, 2017

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

WHS is ahead of the curve: The Suburb of the Future, NYTimes Article: Hello, 2067?  It's Westport.   This exhibit envisions the town 50 years from now. …Read More

Mary Ann Hall Music for Children, Free Family Concert at the Seabury Center


Sunday, December 17th, 2017

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CELEBRATE PEACE The Westport Historical Society is pleased to present its traditional one-hour Holiday Concert, presented by Mary Ann Hall's MUSIC FOR CHILDREN & Beyond™ …Read More

Final Talk of the Series: Brown Bag Lunch Series: Roger Ferris


Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Westport Historical Society is looking to the future, and has invited some renowned and far-seeing local architects and developers to help us imagine what our town might become a half-century from now. …Read More

First Night Buttons Available Now at WHS


Sunday, December 31st, 2017 – Monday, January 1st, 2018

4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

First Night Buttons are available here at WHS for the New Year's Eve festivities. …Read More

First Night: Mark Naftalin, Blues Pianist


Sunday, December 31st, 2017

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us on first night for some great blues! Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee, blues pianist Mark Naftalin, who was the original keyboardist …Read More

Martin Luther King Day


Monday, January 15th, 2018

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

  The Westport Historical Society will host children, ages 6 to 11, for a fun-filled day of activities relating to Martin Luther King Jr.   …Read More

“Johnnie Get Your Gun”: American Artists Respond to World War I


Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

James Montgomery Flagg, I Want You For U.S. Army, 1917, New-York Historical Society   In collaboration with the Westport Library's “WestportREADS”  …Read More

“On the Front”: Veterans Reflections on WWI


Sunday, February 4th, 2018

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join WHS for a panel discussion regarding veterans reflections on their own experiences of war and how the “great war” altered their world. …Read More