A National Historic Landmark since 1971, the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum is regarded as one of the earliest and most significant Second Empire Style country houses in the United States.
The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum will celebrate the centennial of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution with the exhibition, "From Corsets to Suffrage: Victorian Women Trailblazers", May 16-Nov. 3, 2019, 12-4 p.m. Opening Reception on May 16, 5:30-7:30 p.m., $5 for members; $10 for non-members.
Celebrating the historic centennial of women’s suffrage and the growing presence of women in public office, both locally and nationally, LMMM will feature a talk entitled, "Women in Office and the 19th Amendment," by Connecticut’s Secretary of the State Denise W. Merrill. Admission: $10 for members, $15 for non-members
Flea Market shoppers looking for bargains and treasures might have that opportunity at LMMM’s 12th Annual Old-fashioned Flea Market where more than 80 vendors will be offering a variety of items including antiques, repurposed furniture, collectibles, jewelry, specialty foods, crafts, household items, clothing, and toys. The Museum will be open for $5 mini-tours and feature a White Elephant table where visitors can shop for rare finds.