Current Exhibits and Events

Dinner with George Washington Digging Deeper Tour

Curious about historical cooking techniques and food? Join us for the “Dinner with George Washington” Digging Deeper Tour on Saturday, November 9, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. Admission is $15 per person. Space is limited and advance-ticket purchase is recommended. For tickets visit: Digging Deeper Tours are professionally curated, interactive, behind-the-scenes examinations […] Details.

A Recreated Dinner with Gen. Washington

On view now at the Webb-Deane-Stevens (WDS) Museum is a special interpretation and exhibit of a little-known, but historic dinner held for General George Washington at the home of Silas and Elizabeth Deane on June 29, 1775. The Deane House is one of the three historical Wethersfield houses that now comprise WDS. Using their most […] Details.

18th-Century Thanksgiving Dinner at Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum

The Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum will host an authentic 18th-Century Thanksgiving Dinner in the rustic Webb Barn on Sunday, November 10, 2019, from 12 to 3 p.m. Dinner will feature a sumptuous bill of fare based on old New England recipes designed by a culinary historian. The event begins with a reception in a heated tent adjacent […] Details.