Antique valentines and postcards from 1900 to 1916 will be on display in the Orientation Gallery.
This month, the Hartford Symphony Orchestra Family Series brings their Instrument Petting Zoo to Hill-Stead! [Read more]
Every first Monday at 1 pm, Hill-Stead Museum’s Volunteers (from guides to gardeners) enjoy learning something new about Hill-Stead Museum’s collection and history during the monthly series Lunch, Listen & Learn.
This program is offered exclusively to museum Volunteers. To find out more about supporting the museum as a volunteer, see Volunteer, or contact us at 860.677.4787 x181. [Read more]
Join us for a rare opportunity to experience a poetry reading by Marilyn Nelson in the intimate setting of Hill-Stead’s period rooms. [Read more]
The Decorative Arts Study Group presents Rabbit Goody, an internationally-known textile researcher, lecturer and teacher, who will give a short, informal talk on the 19th-century arts & crafts aesthetic.
Join Rabbit Goody, an internationally-known textile researcher, lecturer and teacher as she details her experiences weaving historic and contemporary fabrics used for costuming and props for movies and television.
Light refreshments will be served before the program. [Read more]
From Degas to Dior, don your dancing shoes at The Ballet Ball! See spectacular performances featuring Albano Ballet dancers and participate in period ballroom dance (lesson included!)
The Ballet Ball is a 21+ event (ID is required for liquid delights).
Dress: as fabulously as possible (black tie optional). [Read more]
Hill-Stead Museum invites everyone ages 4+ to a Pink Party inspired by Degas’ Dancers in Pink. [Read more]
At Hill-Stead’s Story Time, your child will be introduced to stories related to art, museums, nature, and much more. Each session includes music, movement, and an art project to take home—all in Hill-Stead’s historic setting. This month, get ready to dance! [Read more]