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Joshua Campbell Torrance to Lead WDS

The Webb-Deane-Stevens (WDS) Museum is pleased to announce the appointment of Joshua Campbell Torrance as executive director of the renowned historic museum beginning November 15, 2020. Torrance holds more than 20 years of museum leadership experience, most recently at the Bennington Museum in Vermont, and the Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park in Ellsworth, Maine. “We are […] Details.

Behind the Scenes at the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum!

Did you know Christmas wasn’t declared a legal holiday in Connecticut until 1846? While mention is made of Christmas in earlier Wethersfield records, it’s unclear how the holiday was celebrated or how widely.

The WDS staff missed giving Christmas tours of the Isaac Stevens house this year, but we can share a few highlights… […]Details