News & Announcements

HISTORY LESSON – Amy Allen, the New Executive Director at the Museum of Darien, Not Only Shares the Town’s Past—She’s a Part of It

A New Canaan Darien Magazine feature.

When a bicentennial quilt was found in the basement at the Museum of Darien (MOD), Amy Allen decided to display it in her office. Allen, the newly appointed executive director, had a special connection to it—she helped sew it as a seventh-grader in 1976.

The Community Fund of Darien Celebrates Darien’s Volunteers

2022 Museum of Darien’s Volunteer of the Year. Al Miller was an inspired choice to Chair the Bicentennial Committee and represent the Museum of Darien in all the activities.

Museum of Darien Announces New Director

The Board of Directors of the Museum of Darien is pleased to announce the selection of the Museum’s new Executive Director, Amy Allen.

A True Classic — Babs White
Beloved Costume Curator Retires After 50 Years!

— Trends come and go, but a true classic stands the test of time. No one exemplifies that fashion truism more than Babs White, the Museum’s widely respected and well-beloved Costume Curator who recently announced her retirement after nearly a half century.