MATT by Night

After-hours events for 21+

MATT By Night is the Museum’s series of after-hours events for 21+. We welcome students, young professionals, night owls, socialites, history or art lovers to experience interactive adventures in a casual and fun setting.

Upcoming MATT by Night

MATT by Night: Virtual Halloween Trivia Night

Thursday, October 22

8 to 9 PM

​Do you know anything about spooky and creepy historical objects and artworks? Halloween pop culture references, ghoulish songs, and scary movies? What about the history of this most ghostly holiday? Join The MATT for its first-ever virtual trivia night! Play as a team or by yourself and remember costumes are highly encouraged!

How to play:

When you purchase a ticket online, you will receive a Zoom link in the receipt email. Save this email and click on the link the night of the event.

What you’ll need:

– Computer or tablet with a microphone built-in (a phone will be difficult to view, but can be used).

$5 for members / $10 for non-members 

Save $5 and become a member here.

Register today!

Support provided by Art Bridges.

Want to get Involved?

These events are conceived and executed with the help of a group of fun volunteers. To learn more about how to get involved with MATT By Night, contact Cat at or (203) 753-0381 x110.

Past MATT by Night

Murder Mystery, Vol. 6

Travel 100 years back in time and help us celebrate the roaring 1920s with bootleggers, suffragettes, flappers, and mobsters alike!
Given current guidelines about public gatherings, The MATT will be presenting its first COMPLETELY digital Murder Mystery! Join us online* to interact with friends and Museum staff, and have some safe and intriguing fun. Watch the opening scene, interrogate the suspects, inspect the clues, and figure out WHODUNNIT!?

Did you miss the show? It was the bee’s knees! A donation of any amount gets you access to the footage. You can request access here!

Patron Sponsor:

All MATT by Night programs are supported in part by the Waterbury Arts and Tourism Commission.