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Upcoming Programs

Tuesday Treasure: The Great War

Virtual Event

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

World War I was described as “the war to end all wars.” Through the museum's objects from the time including gas masks, letters, name plates, hear the stories of Westporters …Read More

Live Author Talks: Regina Mason

Virtual Event

Friday, July 10th, 2020

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Fridays are for fascinating forums! Join us for a Live Author Talk on Zoom with author, Regina Mason who will discuss her book about her Connecticut ancestor, William Grimes who escaped slavery in the south …Read More

Chats on the Past: Egyptologist, Dr. Colleen Darnell

Virtual Event

Friday, July 17th, 2020

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Fridays are for fascinating forums! Join us for a Live discussion on Zoom with Connecticut resident Dr. Colleen Darnell who will discuss her career—and personal stylistic interest-- in the study of Egyptology.  …Read More

Tuesday Treasure: World War II

Virtual Event

Tuesday, July 21st, 2020

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

America’s attempts to avoid entering the conflict of World War II were shattered in 1941 when Japan attacked Pearl Harbor. Just as in other towns across the nation, Westport …Read More


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

Museum Musings: History Blog