Explore the unique connection between art and regional history, revealed in our permanent fine arts collection and diverse special exhibitions.
Our award-winning educational programs give students hand-on experiences with art and history while encouraging critical thinking and observation skills. Learn more
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Discover a wide array of family programming, music, movies, studio art classes, and lectures, both within the museum and through our travel programs. Learn more
The Mattatuck Museum is a center of art and history, a gathering place that nurtures creativity and learning through transformative experiences to encourage a deeper understanding of ourselves and our heritage. Established in 1877 as the Mattatuck Historical Society, today we collect and exhibit American art and cultural history with a focus on the history of the Naugatuck Valley and the artists of Connecticut.