The first Sunday of each month at Hill-Stead Museum is Discovery Sunday!
Families are invited to explore Hill-Stead and enjoy these Discovery Day activities
- Self-guided tours run from 1 to 4 pm. Browse the collection at your own pace and engage in the ever-popular scavenger hunt challenge.
- Enjoy beautiful melodies on the Steinway piano with Sunday pianist Peg Hunt at 2pm.
- Romp in Hill-Stead’s own natural playground of hiking trails, gardens and walking paths.
- Purchase a treasure in our Museum Shop, stocked with art supplies, toys, children’s books and much more.
Free with Museum admission or membership.
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Additional Holiday Events
HOLIDAYS AT HILLSTEAD
See the 1901 Colonial Revival house festively decorated for the holidays.
Regular museum hours, November 26 to January 6
HOLIDAY TEA & TOURS
Guided tours through the house followed by a half-hour tea service
for groups from 10 to 25 people. Regular museum hours, November 26 to December 31; Reservations required
Families are invited to explore Hill-Stead with self-guided tours and hands-on art projects.
Join us for a holiday shopping experience with artisan items, gifts and holiday decor.
December 7 & 8
HILL-STEAD’S HOLIDAY PARTY
Usher in the Holiday Season with hors-d’oeuvres, wine, and good cheer. Tickets required.
See costumed actors from Miss Porter’s School perform live period vignettes throughout the historic house on these family-friendly holiday tours. Tickets required.
December 14 & 15
For more information, see our Calendar.