Welcome to the Mill Museum
Video by Shane Goodrich
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August 9 – Windham Walks:
Take a walking tour around the mill district and Willimantic worker’s homes. 6 p.m.
Meet at the Windham Textile & History Museum is located at 411 Main Street. Donation $3.25 to support the museum.
Second Sunday Guided Tours
August 13th – Special focus Mill Neighborhood Willimantic worker’s homes
History of Windham and Willimantic in Maps
Exhibit runs through mid September.
Hours are Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.and by appointment. Windham Textile & History Museum, 411 Main Street, Willimantic 860-456-2178 www.millmuseum.org
Windham Textile & History Museum, 411 Main Street, Willimantic 860-456-2178
Saturdays at the Mill Museum
1st Saturdays at 1 p.m. Hysterical Historicals
If you love Willimantic history come by for an informal meeting. There is discussion and show and tell about local history. Bring mystery photos, family letters, business mementos to evoke memories. Free. Coffee.
2nd Saturdays at 2 p.m. Kids’ Club
Kids Club is designed for school-aged children from age 5 to 12. Younger children are welcome to participate with their parents. The programs are planned by Bev York, the Museum’s Director of Education. Events are open to non-members at a small fee.
3 rd Saturdays at Museum Lyceum
A new topic of interest every month
4 th Saturdays Spinning / Fiber Arts –
Every 4th Saturday – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bring your spinning wheel or your knitting and drop by for this Spinning get together. Organized by professional weaver Peggy Church (email email@example.com).
4 th Saturdays Mill of the Month
Each month we visit and learn about area Mills.