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

Welcome to the Mill Museum

Video by Shane Goodrich

Register Now for  New York Trip to Ellis Island and Statute of Liberty (Sept 23) signup ends August 15.

To register call the museum 860-456-2178. (leave message)  The Windham Textile & History Museum

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

20140923_122559Take 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.

  Exhibit:
History of  Windham and Willimantic in Maps

Discover  325 years of Windham history through visual interpretations in aMap series of maps from the museum archives.

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 peggy.church@earthlink.net).

4 th Saturdays Mill of the Month

Each month we visit and learn about area Mills.

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