Programs

New Exhibit: 06880+50

Events

Friday, September 22 - December 31, 2017

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Opening Reception: Friday, September 22,  6pm – 8pm WHS is ahead of the curve: The Suburb of the Future, NYTimes Article: Hello, 2067?  It’s Westport.   New exhibit envisions the town 50 years from now.

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Walk through Saugatuck History

Events

Saturday, September 30, 2017

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Walk With Us Through Saugatuck History Join the Westport Historical Society for one of its most popular walking tours, a stroll through Old Saugatuck

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Art from the Beyond – Cemetery Tour

Events

Saturday, October 7, 2017

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

  Gravestones reveal a lot about the society whose dead are buried beneath them.

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Historic Business District Walking Tour/ National Hall

Events

Saturday, October 14, 2017

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for a walking tour of the town’s Business Center District and discover facts about such historic sites as National Hall and the former Westport

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Grave Pursuits: New England Vampire Folk Belief

Events

Thursday, October 19, 2017

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

New England Vampire Folk Belief: The Archaeological Evidence

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Illuminating the Past – Cemetery Lantern Tour

Events

Saturday, October 21, 2017

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

  The annual autumn lantern tour has woken from a long slumber! Creep through the Willowbrook Cemetery with your lantern and a guide

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Kings Highway North Historic District Walking Tour

Events

Saturday, October 28, 2017

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Edward F. Gerber, Past President of the Historical Society, will host a walking tour of the Kings Highway North Historic District.

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