A series of programs that bring forward the ghoulish past of Westport!
Join WM for a month-long exploration of strange and eerie history with Spooktober – the spookiest time of the year! Celebrate the original holiday of All Hallows Eve with the month-long slate of family friendly events.
Join us for the whole month with a month-long ticket below or a single event, tickets available by clicking through to the particular event.
See some uniquely creepy objects from the museum’s collection and hear their stories from a museum staff member
Hay rides, tarot reader, festive treats, pumpkin decorating and hear Mr. Washington Irving read from his book The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Meet some of Westport’s famed dearly departed graveside in Willowbrook Cemetery
Meet at Greens Farms Lower Cemetery and learn about gravestone designs through the years and what they represent
A hospital known for its bucolic grounds and wholesome recreation, Westport Sanitarium catered to elite clients suffering from nervous and other disorders. The site of some unusual events over its multi-decade history, first as a private home, tour-goers will learn about Winslow’s Park unusual past
Our beloved signature Halloween Event is back with spooky scenes and scary stories from Westport’s actual history