Group Tours

Guided tours of the museum’s collections and special exhibitions can be arranged for groups of at least ten people with at least three weeks advance notice. Tours can be tailored to meet the interests of each group and may include a highlights tour of the museum or a tour of a current special exhibition.

For more information and to schedule your guided tour, contact the Val Rodgers, Tour Coordinator/Lead Museum Educator at (203) 753-0381 x118 or If your group wishes to add a boxed lunch to your visit, please inquire with the Tour Coordinator/Lead Museum Educator.


Docent-Led Group Tours:

  • General Adults: $12
  • College/University Students: $9
  • Seniors (over 65): $9

The Museum features art galleries housing a permanent collection of work by American artists from the 18th, 19th, 20th and 21st centuries. Our dynamic, regional history exhibit designed to engage audiences of all ages includes interactive displays, oral histories and historic movie clips. Not to be missed is the fascinating display of over 10,000 buttons. In addition, we have several changing galleries with special exhibits that cover a range of topics and mediums. Tours can be tailored to meet your group’s exact needs and interests.

Testimonials from Recent Tours:

“Thank you very much for your warm hospitality on Monday. Our group enjoyed both the Peterson exhibit and the rest of the Mattatuck. Most of our group was unfamiliar with Mattatuck and were pleasantly surprised.”

For more information or to book a group tour please contact our education department at or (203) 753-0381 x118.