Calendar of Events

Lunch and Learn: The Hartford Circus Fire

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Join us for a delightful afternoon of good food and engaging conversations about local art and history! Bring your own lunch to enjoy. First Wednesday of Every Month | 12–1...

Stuffed Animal Slumber Party

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Wear your pajamas, bring a stuffed pal and experience a fun-filled evening at The MATT! Take a short tour of our galleries and then create a portrait of your stuffed...

Event Series FREE Gallery Tour

FREE Gallery Tour

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Join Education Coordinator, Lillian Prescott as she gives an inside tour of our Summer Exhibitions; Stitching the Revolution, Outsider Perspectives & Reclaimed!

Insights into the Mattatuck Collection with Keffie Feldman

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Discover the Mattatuck Museum through the eyes of our staff as they share insights into their favorite pieces currently on display. This month's staff member is Keffie Feldman,  our Chief...

Halfway to the Holidays Sale Event

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

The Museum Shop features a wide range of beautiful products by local artisans, including fine jewelry, soaps, candles, pottery, and more. Celebrate Connecticut and the City of Waterbury with our...

Cocktails & Conversations: Judy Chicago

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Enjoy two themed cocktails created by a talented bartender from Litchfield Distillery while enjoying an evening celebrating artist and feminist icon, Judy Chicago. Hear from art history experts about the...

Intermediate Art Class: Australian Aboriginal Art

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Intermediate Art Workshops (ages 9–15) * Join our intermediate-level course, where students will be guided by a teaching artist in monthly workshops. This month's Workshop is Australian Aboriginal Art or...

*SOLD OUT* Essex Highlights Van Trip

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Experience Essex, CT by boat, train, and foot as we see the highlights of this historic town. Learn about the history of the town from the Essex Historical Society, take...

Half-way to the Holidays Shopping Event

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

On Friday, July 26, from 11 AM to 9 PM, Museum members are invited to enjoy an additional 5% off their total purchase and will receive a special gift with...

Salsa Nights

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Get ready to spice up your Friday nights with Salsa @ the MATT 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM Join us on the only rooftop terrace in downtown Waterbury that overlooks...

$15

Family Fun Dayz: Harry Potter Day

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Celebrate an extension of Waterbury’s Harry Potter Day with a magical Saturday full of art activities, a magic show, and other fun events and activities, including a scavenger hunt and...

Harry Potter Night (After Hours- 21+)

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Harry Potter Night After Hours (21+) * Experience the wonder and enchantment of the wizarding world at The MATT's exclusive after-hours event, an adult-only Harry Potter Night! This magical evening...

Lunch & Learn: Lafayette 200

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Join us for a delightful afternoon of good food and engaging conversations about local art and history! Bring your own lunch to enjoy. First Wednesday of Every Month | 12–1...

*SOLD OUT* Van Trip: CT Coastline- The Thimble Islands

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Join the Mattatuck Museum to visit the Thimble Islands and Stony Creek, Connecticut's own coastline treasures! Enjoy a narrated boat tour around the Long Island Sound, visit the Stony Creek...

Ice Cream Face Storytime

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Storytime & Art Workshops (ages 3–11) * Each workshop includes a story and an art activity that ties into the exhibitions on view, the story of the month, artists in...

Kids Art Workshop: Ice Cream Sundae Crafts

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Storytime & Art Workshops (ages 3–11) * Each workshop includes a story and an art activity that ties into the exhibitions on view, the story of the month, artists in...

Insights into the Mattatuck Collection: Glenn Heckendorf

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Discover the Mattatuck Museum through the eyes of our staff as they share insights into their favorite pieces currently on display. This month's staff member is Glenn Heckendorf, Museum Docent....

Intermediate Art Workshop: Recology- The Art of Upcycling (ages 9–15)

Mattatuck Museum 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, United States

Join our intermediate-level course, where students will be guided by a teaching artist in monthly workshops. Upcoming sessions will explore the art of dot painting and upcycling. This class will...