2018 Events

The House is open Fridays-Sundays during the summer season. Check here for details. We also have special events throughout the season. All events are free, unless otherwise noted.

May 17, 18, 21, and 22 – 26th Annual Early Guilford Days. Fourth graders from all of Guilford’s public elementary schools travel back in time to spend the day in the Guilford colony.

June 9 – Connecticut Open House Day.  Cultural organizations and tourism attractions throughout the state open their doors, inviting visitors to discover – and rediscover – Connecticut’s fascinating world of history and culture. Guided tours 11-4.

June 16 – A Place for Everything Tour – 18th Century Storage Solutions. 12 pm.

June 24  –  Witness Stones Project Juneteenth Commemoration. 4 – 7.

July 7– Children’s Games & Tour. 12 – 4 pm.

July 14 – Quilts & Textiles Tour. 12 pm.

July 21 – Colonial Guilford Walking Tour

July 28 & 29 – Early Guilford Days Family Festival

August 4 – Architectural Tour. 12 pm.

August 25 – Colonial Guilford Walking Tour

September 8 – Blacksmithing Demonstration. 12 – 4 pm.

September 15 – Hearth Cooking Class. 12-4 pm.

September 29 – Hearth-Cooked Dinner

October 6 – Annual Membership Meeting. 6-8 pm. Free for members.

October – Centennial Celebration. The Owenego Inn.