2020 Events

Open every Saturday from 11 am to 4 pm (Last tour 3 pm)

The April 4 Season Opening  has been postponed due to our concerns for the health of our friends and visitors. We will keep you informed as to our future event plans.

TBD: Colonial Taverns: unveiling 1791 Tavern License, presentation on taverns, chocolate making, Big Bear Trading, Brown’s canon, cocoa & chocolate, $5 

TBD: Gen. Washington visits Norwich, artifacts, presentation, Lebanon Militia, Brown’s Artillery $5

May 9: Life of Colonial Women, Herb Presentation, colonial crafters, Antique Hat Display, Reticules, $5

May 17:  2-4 pm: Civil War Sunday, 3 books-Butsch, Coletti & Staley, Tom Callinan songs, artifacts,  $10

May 30: Arrowhead Paranormal Public Investigation info: redlakenation24@gmail.com

June 3: Wed. 6:00 pm, Norwich Founders Annual Meeting, Otis Library, Nathan Hale presentation by Walt Woodward, refreshments, free

June 13: CT Open House, FREE tour main floor only, historic flags, flag history presentation,

June 20: Guys with Guns, manly fun for guys, Guns of Norwich, Brown’s Artillery, PD, 1930’s G-Men, $5

July 4: 11-3 pm ‘Be Revolutionary’, 1776 artifacts, “Sons of Liberty” presentation, Brown’s cannon, $5

Sept. 19: Benedict Arnold Returns Kevin Titus, as the turncoat. Arnold, infamous son of Norwich, Brown’s Artillery, artifacts display $5  

Theater of New London annual delivery of his heroic ‘leg’ to Leffingwell & presentation to Norwich Mayor

Oct. 3: Founders of Norwich Day city and state proclamations at noon. Find the Founder Hunt, honor the 35 Founders, cake, $5

Oct. 17: Scarecrows & Cocoa- Scavenger hunt in the 1700 garden, cocoa contest, chocolate making, cornhusk dolls,  $5

Oct. 29.30,31:  Arrowhead Paranormal Investigation- info: redlakenation24@gmail.com

Oct. 31: Last day, Leffingwell Chocolate Celebration

Dec. 6: 1-4 pm Holiday cheer with ‘A Leffingwell Colonial Christmas Open House’, holiday history with seasonal tastes. Free