For Adults

Learn something new, or gain a fresh perspective on something familiar through Hill-Stead’s diverse programs designed for adults.

  • Open-House

    First Sunday Discovery Days for Families

    Join us on the first Sunday of every month, from 1 to 4 pm, for Hill-Stead Museum’s Open House. Tour the collections at your own pace with Museum Guides stationed throughout the period rooms to answer your questions.

    View upcoming Tour at Your Leisure Days

  • WP_002763 (2) (2)

    Lectures and Gallery Talks

    Hill-Stead Museum invites you to learn with us, during lectures and informal gallery talks on wide-ranging subjects such as individual paintings or artists, women and architecture, servant life, and more.

    View upcoming events

  • Sketching-at-Hill-SteadSketching @Hill-Stead

    In Hill-Stead’s new sketching series enjoy a unique drawing experience, using the collection and beautiful interiors of the museum as the muse, and a still-life arrangements set within different areas of the historic house.

    View upcoming sessions

  • Hill-Stead-Betty-Collins-Grounds-Tour-Oct-5-2014-65

    Photo by Deborah Key.

    First Sunday Estate Walks

    Guided walks of the grounds are held at 2 p.m. the first Sunday of each month, May through October.

    View upcoming  Estate Walk


Seasonal Celebrations

Learn more: