Current Exhibits

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.