Events & Exhibitions

Find out what’s on at the Museum, from current and upcoming exhibitions, to guided tours, workshops, children’s activities and events.

11 July
Saturday
Exhibitions
Where’s the Whaleboat?
Look for the Whaleboat Middlesex in various locations throughout town this summer. Keep checking for clues!
02 June
Tuesday
Exhibitions
Darien 1820 — New Town, New Times
What was it like to live in Darien 200 years ago? As the town celebrates its 200th birthday it’s an opportune time to ask the question. A new commemorative book, Darien 1820 — New Town, New Times by Darien Historical Society Historian Ken Reiss, costs $27, and is available at Barrett Bookstore, which recently reopened its store at 6 Corbin Drive.
21 April
Tuesday
Lectures
Bringing History Home
Free
As part of a new "Bringing Home History" project, the Darien Historical Society is bringing its historical treasures to your home with new a new Virtual Tour series "Our Favorite Things," and we're asking for your stories, too.