Featured Tour

A group gathers on the lawn of the Westport Museum for a walking tour of local history locations

Black Stories

Uncover downtown sites related to the experience of African Americans in Westport from the 18th century to present, based on the Museum’s award-winning exhibit Remembered.

Explore Our Past

Explore Westport on foot! Walk through cemeteries, public parks and well-known streets to hear stories from our communities past from May through October. Private tours are available by request by contacting programs@westporthistory.org

Reservations required. Tours require at least 5 registered participants to run. In the case of a tour cancellation by Westport Museum tickets may be transferred to another offering.

Destination Westport Series

Upcoming Events

Our work at the Westport Museum is supported by individuals like you. Consider making a donation so that we can continue sharing history that creates a more hopeful, inclusive future.

“Where I grew up, I was one of three people of color, and bullied, and it’s great to be with people learning about my history. It’s a privilege to be able to be here.” 

— Laura, Museum Visitor