WHS offers various programs designed specifically for children and thier families. All programs have a connection to the history of Westport, Connecticut, or the world, and many include hands-on projects. Children should come prepared to learn and participate in a variety of activities. Check this page frequently for new events happening at WHS!
Thursday, March 1, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
What happens when the lights go out at Wheeler House? Only the night watchman knows…or does he? Once the sun goes down on March 1, you can learn about the after-dark doings at one of downtown Westport’s beloved historic landmarks....Read More
Sunday, March 11, 2018
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
It’s all about the brass! Before the boys shipped out to fight the enemy in World War 2, they danced the night away with their best girls to the big band tunes of Benny Goodman, Count Basie, and Glen Miller....Read More
Sunday, March 18, 2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
All ages are welcome to Come Build Westport using 70,000 LEGO building blocks!
The event, ideal for ages 8 and up, gives families the opportunity to make LEGO replicas of vintage homes and commercial buildings selected by the Historical Society....Read More