The museum will be opening up late today (April 30th, 2022), at 11am
- Something Old, Something New February 11th-July 24th 2022
Our current exhibit, running February 11th-July 24th is now open! Come see wedding gowns across the ages, quilts and stories of love throughout our community.
- Saver's FunDrive All Month Long
Join us in collecting used clothes and small household items across the month of May to donate for cash to Savers! We will be collecting until June 17th.
- Hobby Hats: Women in the Army Dugan Hall" Sunday, May 15th, 2022 at 2pm
Learn about how the Women’s Army Corps was formed and the social implications of this move. See original artifacts including clothing, equipment, and other items that women used overseas and on the home front.
- Drop-In Spinning Bee May 28th, 10am-1pm, Second Floor, 2022
Stop by and bring your wheel to spin with Peggy Church! Vaccinations required. All skill levels and visitors are welcome. Email email@example.com for reservations.
Thank you to all who have supported the Mill Museum during the past year through your Annual Appeal donations, by becoming members, contributing to our endowment fund, volunteering your time and skills, donating artifacts, providing grants, or otherwise giving to the Museum.
We could not continue without you.
Want to lend a hand during our Annual Appeal?
We hope you enjoy navigating this website. We have history for everyone from kids to academics. We have teaching tools and educational videos. We invite new members to actively participate in what we do.
This museum is the result of a grassroot effort to preserve local history and put it in the perspective of modern times. We offer home grown food for thought. Please, come to our table.
The Windham Textile & History Museum
411 Main Street
Willimantic, CT 06226
All upcoming events are planned with Covid Safety protocols in mind. Masks are required at all times inside the Museum and proper social distancing.