Programs

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Free First Saturdays

Free First Saturdays

Free Event

Saturday, June 4, 2022

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

First Saturdays are a great opportunity to experience what we have to offer at the Westport Museum free of charge on the first Saturday of each month. 

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Chats on the Past: “Deliberate Evil” with Edward Renehan

Chats on the Past: “Deliberate Evil” with Edward Renehan

Chats On the Past

Thursday, June 9, 2022

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Fridays are for fascinating forums! Join us for a Live discussion with author Edward J. Renehan Jr, the acclaimed author of

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Tuesday Treasure: Glass Plate Negatives

Tuesday Treasure: Glass Plate Negatives

Tuesday Treasure

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Many different techniques and mediums have been used to capture images throughout history, join us to explore the Museum’s collection of one such medium: glass plate negatives. Our collection includes

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Destination Westport: Hidden History, Black Stories

Destination Westport: Hidden History, Black Stories

Walking Tour

Saturday, June 18, 2022

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Traverse downtown Westport and learn the hidden African American history of Westport, based on the Museum’s award-winning exhibit Remembered: The History of African Americans in Westport.

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Destination Westport: Hidden History, Black Stories

Destination Westport: Hidden History, Black Stories

Walking Tour

Saturday, June 18, 2022

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Traverse downtown Westport and learn the hidden African American history of Westport, based on the Museum’s award-winning exhibit Remembered: The History of African Americans in Westport.

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Free First Saturdays

Free First Saturdays

Free Event

Saturday, July 2, 2022

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

First Saturdays are a great opportunity to experience what we have to offer at the Westport Museum free of charge on the first Saturday of each month. 

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Destination Westport: In Gatsby’s Shoes

Destination Westport: In Gatsby’s Shoes

Walking Tour

Saturday, July 9, 2022

9:15 am - 11:30 am

Imagine it’s the summer of 1920. Westport is a sleepy farm community that lures New York’s most glamorous couple-F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald—to its shores. 

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Free First Saturdays

Free First Saturdays

Free Event

Saturday, August 6, 2022

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

First Saturdays are a great opportunity to experience what we have to offer at the Westport Museum free of charge on the first Saturday of each month. 

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Destination Westport: Evergreen Burial Ground

Destination Westport: Evergreen Burial Ground

Walking Tour

Saturday, August 20, 2022

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Survey the resting place of past Westporters and learn their stories as you meander through Saugatuck Congregational Church’s Evergreen Cemetery. Discover gravestones belonging

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Free First Saturdays

Free First Saturdays

Free Event

Saturday, September 3, 2022

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

First Saturdays are a great opportunity to experience what we have to offer at the Westport Museum free of charge on the first Saturday of each month. 

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Destination Westport: Evergreen Burial Ground

Destination Westport: Evergreen Burial Ground

Walking Tour

Saturday, September 3, 2022

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

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Destination Westport: In Gatsby’s Shoes

Destination Westport: In Gatsby’s Shoes

Walking Tour

Saturday, September 10, 2022

9:15 am - 11:30 am

Imagine it’s the summer of 1920. Westport is a sleepy farm community that lures New York’s most glamorous couple-F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald—to its shores. 

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Destination Westport: Hidden History, Women's Stories

Destination Westport: Hidden History, Women’s Stories

Walking Tour

Saturday, September 17, 2022

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Celebrate women’s history in the museum’s newest downtown stroll. Learn about the business owners, activists and larger-than-life ladies who shaped Westport into the town that it is today. 

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Destination Westport: Hidden History, Black Stories

Destination Westport: Hidden History, Black Stories

Walking Tour

Saturday, September 24, 2022

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Traverse downtown Westport and learn the hidden African American history of Westport, based on the Museum’s award-winning exhibit Remembered: The History of African Americans in Westport.

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Free First Saturdays

Free First Saturdays

Free Event

Saturday, October 1, 2022

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

First Saturdays are a great opportunity to experience what we have to offer at the Westport Museum free of charge on the first Saturday of each month. 

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Destination Westport: Hidden History, Dark Past

Destination Westport: Hidden History, Dark Past

Spooktober

Friday, October 21, 2022

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sneak along the paths of downtown as you hear curious tales from the darker side of Westport’s past. Care for a stroll along the waters that once contained

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Destination Westport: Hidden History, Dark Past

Destination Westport: Hidden History, Dark Past

Spooktober

Thursday, October 27, 2022

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sneak along the paths of downtown as you hear curious tales from the darker side of Westport’s past. Care for a stroll along the waters that once contained

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Free First Saturdays

Free First Saturdays

Free Event

Saturday, November 5, 2022

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

First Saturdays are a great opportunity to experience what we have to offer at the Westport Museum free of charge on the first Saturday of each month. 

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Free First Saturdays

Free First Saturdays

Free Event

Saturday, December 3, 2022

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

First Saturdays are a great opportunity to experience what we have to offer at the Westport Museum free of charge on the first Saturday of each month. 

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