Upcoming Programs at a Glance

See all our events and programs through September, 2024 in one convenient listing.


We've been selected by the Stop & Shop Community Bag Program!

Kick off your summer with a reusable bag! For the entire month of JUNE 2024, grab your own $2.50 reusable Community Bag at the Stop & Shop located at 1309 Corbin Avenue, New Britain, CT. For each reusable bag purchased, S-WH will receive a $1 donation! The Community Bags are located on displays around the store and at checkout. Spread the news!

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Stop and Shop Community Bag Program

Best of CT 2024 Results to be Posted 7/1/24

Thank you for voting for Stanley-Whitman House in this year's Best of Connecticut contest! 

The results will be published in the July issue of Connecticut Magazine and online at ctinsider.com/best, starting July 1.


Who was Stanley Whitman? Learn about Colonial Farmington and the people who made livings, raised children, and made the best of their times. You can experience their lives in our authentic historic house and period gardens.


Join a dynamic family of supporters who help make Stanley-Whitman House a vital and relevant institution. Become a member and enjoy real benefits that provide affordable entertainment for you and your family.


One of Hartford County's must-see heritage destinations! Enter the world of Colonial New England by visiting Stanley-Whitman House, where you can experience life as the early settlers lived it.

Happy 303rd Birthday, S-WH!

Stanley-Whitman House turned 303 on December 31, 2023!

On the occasion of the Tercentenary of Stanley-Whitman House in 2020, the Museum created an online Symposium in four parts highlighting its illustrious builder and past residents of this National Historic Landmark House given by its esteemed historians Betty Coykendall, Lisa Johnson, and Sherra Palmer.

See 2020 Tercentenary Symposium

Museum Hours 

Monday - Tuesday


Wednesday - Saturday

12:00pm – 04:00pm



Stanley-Whitman House is closed on the following holidays

New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Presidents' Day, Good Friday, Easter, Memorial Day, Juneteenth, Independence Day, Labor Day, Indigenous Peoples Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
Stanley-Whitman House's gardens are open to the public daily from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM.


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