Welcome to The Mill Museum! / Bienvenidos al Museo Molino!

Video by Shane Goodrich

The Holiday Shop at the Mill Museum
November 30th,  December 1st, 7th and 8th (Fridays and Saturdays) High-quality handcrafted gifts by 11 local Artisans displayed in the historic Dugan Mill at 157 Union Street, Hours 10 to 4 p.m. Free Hot Mulled Cider.  860-456-2178

December 7th to January 6th
“Trains, Trees and Toys”, an exhibition of model train layouts in a winter wonderland    This annual exhibit will delight kids of all ages each day between Fri. Sat. Sun. 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. until January 6.  Adults, $7, seniors and students $5, under 5 free.
Dec, 15    Santa visits Trains and Trees Exhibit   11 to 2 pm
A collaborative exhibit with the Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum

December 8th
Gingerbread Holiday in Mrs. Cratchit’s Kitchen. Make decorations and gifts for an old-fashioned handmade holiday. $8 per child accompanied by an adult.    2 to 4 p.m.

December 8th
2 to 3 pm – Phoebe Godfrey book signing   “A Northpole Tale”

December 9th
Book Signing by Marty Podskoch Author of The  Connecticut 169 Club. a perfect gift idea!   2 p.m. 

December, 15th    Santa visits Trains and Trees Exhibit   11 to 2

December, 15th through the 24th Wrap It Up…
Museum Volunteers wrap presents at the mall for donations. Want to Volunteer? Please contact Kit 860-617-4364 or kiteves@yahoo.com

December, 16th  Papa Gino’s Fundraiser  Museum gets 20% ( you must present the flyer)

TitleMillMonthClick here for the Mill of the Month full year schedule! 

Second Sunday Guided Tours20140923_122559

Take a guided tour of the Mill Museum every Second Sunday of the Month. Our knowledgeable Museum Staff Historians will transport you to another time and place. 2:00 pm on every Second Sunday.

 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.

3rd Saturdays at Museum Lyceum

A new topic of interest every month

4th 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 peggychurch@earthlink.net).

4th Saturdays Mill of the Month

Each month we visit and learn about area Mills.


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