Street Address
1196 Boston Post Road
Westbrook, CT 06498
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 148
Westbrook, CT 06498
phone: 860-399-7473
Hours
Wednesday9 AM - 12 PM
or by appointment: Building phone number: 860 399-7473
Admissions
No charge, but donations are always gratefully received.
Services
Gift Shop
Staff
Nile Barrett, President
phone: 860-399-7294
Catherine Neidlinger Doane, Vice President
phone: 860-399-6100

Description

Anybody interested in Westbrook history is invited to join our Society. Meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesdays of each month at 7:00 p.m. Individual annual membership dues are $10.00. Family annual membership is $15.00. Lifetime membership is $100.00.

Mission

The purposes of our Society are: 1. To perpetuate the memory of the original settlers of Westbrook. 2. To promote the study of the history of Westbrook and encourage interest in it. 3. To acquire, preserve and display documents, relics and records relating to the history of Westbrook. 4. To mark, by suitable monuments and inscriptions, places of historical interest. 5. To stimulate and promote community activity in preserving historical articles, sites and buildings.

Artifacts Collections

Our museum features artifacts from many local families, including Bushnell, Chapman, Neidlinger, Spencer, Wilcox and Wright. We have collections of Indian arrow and spear heads, clothing, local photography and household and nautical items.

Research Collections

We have a small library and a limited amount of information about local families and houses.

Services

Gift Shop