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Upcoming Programs

Destination Westport: Evergreen Burial Ground

Walking Tour

Sunday, September 27th, 2020

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Survey the resting place of past Westporters and learn their stories as you meander through Saugatuck Congregational Church’s Evergreen Cemetery. Discover gravestones belonging to everyday citizens as well as prominent individuals and families.  …Read More

Tuesday Treasure: Education and Schools

Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 29th, 2020

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

With school back in session learn more about the one-room school houses, the original high school, and the shifting history of Westport’s school system. See objects connected with education of the past and photographs of the students and educators that taught in the area.  …Read More

Destination Westport: Evergreen Burial Ground

Walking Tour

Friday, October 2nd, 2020

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Survey the resting place of past Westporters and learn their stories as you meander through Saugatuck Congregational Church’s Evergreen Cemetery. Discover gravestones belonging to everyday citizens as well as prominent individuals and families.  …Read More

Destination Westport: Hidden Histories – Black Westport

Walking Tour

Saturday, October 3rd, 2020

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Traverse downtown Westport and learn the hidden history of Black Westport, based on the Museum’s award-winning exhibit  Remembered: The History of African Americans in Westport. Trained guides reveal the untold stories of the region’s Black community …Read More

Announcements

Honor Your Loved Ones with a Brick!

WM will be closed due to the COVID-19 virus following the closure protocol for the Westport School System


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