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Welcome to the Mill Museum Video

Address: 411 Main Street, Willimantic, CT 06226
Phone: 860-456-2178
Hours of Operation: Fri, Sat & Sun  – 10 am – 4 pm
Admission:  Adults: $7.00 • Students, Seniors $5 • Groups: $4
Museum Members & Kids Club Members: Free
Guided Tours: Second Sundays at 2:00 pm
Self Guided Tours are during hours of operation


The Windham Textile and History Museum (The Mill Museum of Connecticut), located in the historic former headquarters of the American Thread Company of Willimantic, Connecticut, is a non-profit educational institution housing a museum, a library, and an archive. Through its exhibits, programs, and collections, the museum preserves and interprets the history of textiles, textile arts and the textile industry, with special emphasis on the experiences of the craftspeople, industrial workers, manufacturers, inventors, designers, and consumers. The museum also promotes greater understanding of major trends and changes in technology, economy, immigration, society, environment, and culture that shaped Connecticut, New England, and the United States from the colonial period to the present.

Executive Director, Jamie Eves
Educational Director, Bev York
Collections Manager, Rita Allen

Dawn Bakke (President)
Kira Holmes (Vice President)
Diana Perkins (Secretary)
Claire Lary (Treasurer)
Andrea Ader
Michael Ader
Shane Goodrich
Pam Horrocks
Faith Kenton
Corey Krohn
Suzanne LaTulipe
Kathy Miller
Paula SullivanH