Current Exhibits and Events

Celebrating the Opening of the New Holcombe Education Center at WDS

The Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum will open the new Holcombe Education Center with a week-end long celebration beginning on Friday, June 4, 2021, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony commencing at 9:30 a.m. Opening-weekend activities include a lawn party, exhibit openings and free admission to the museum. […]Details

Holcombe Education Center Named at Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum

A new facility dedicated to expanding and enlivening the public programming and education offered by the Webb-Deane-Stevens (WDS) Museum will be named the Holcombe Education Center in recognition of Lucy Eaton Holcombe, whose bequest helped make the project possible. A new facility dedicated to expanding and enlivening the public programming and education offered by the Webb-Deane-Stevens (WDS) Museum will be named the Holcombe Education Center in recognition of Lucy Eaton Holcombe, whose bequest helped make the project possible. […]Details

Summer 2021 Events

New Summer Entertainment at Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum The Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum is excited to present a host of new and entertaining summer events. Included will be living-history performances, music in the courtyard, and summer theater on the lawn with the New Zenith Theater Company. Admission to all events is free. Storyteller, actor, historian and playwright, Tammy Denease […] Details.

Treasures Exhibit

Hidden in Plain View Treasures from the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum Sometimes treasures go unnoticed, even in museums. Among the hundreds of objects in the musuem’s historic houses are some which, given the chance, can tell fascinating stories. Placing these pieces in a gallery setting gives us an opportunity to literally see them in a different light. […] Details.

Privy Exhibit

Places of Ease, Places of Solitude. Privy. Necessary. Outhouse. Place of Ease. Call them what you will, these outbuildings were both ubiquitous and essential before the development of indoor plumbing; long a familiar part of the built environment. In some ways these structures constituted small worlds of their own, islands of quiet and solitude. The […] Details.

Fall 2021 Events

Witches and Tombstone Tours, Saturday, October 23rd and Sunday, October 24th
Thanksgiving Dinner, Sunday, November 14