Featured Events

Giving Tuesday! - 11/27/2018

Christmas at Stanley-Whitman House - 12/8/2018

Kids Only Holiday Shop - 12/13/2018

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Special Events & Programs

Program registration is processed on a first come first served basis. You may register by phone, (860) 677-9222, in person, by mail or online. Payment options are credit card, check, or cash. Your membership must be current at the time the program meets in order to receive the member discount. Museum staff reserves the right to cancel classes for insufficient enrollment. You will be notified at least three working days in advance if a program is cancelled. Cancellations with at least forty-eight hours notice will receive a refund.

March Exhibit - Julia's World: A Civil War Widow and Her Legacy

 Date: 3/4/2018
 Starting Time: 9:00:00 AM
 Ending Time: 4:00:00 PM

The riveting story of Julia Roper, an Irish immigrant who lived in the "Whitman House" from 1864 until 1883. This remarkable woman overcame tragedy and travail to make an indelible mark on Farmington and New Britain. Her story continues to evolve as museum staff continue a multi-year research project to uncover the details of her life.


No registration and admission is free.