Mattatuck Museum to Celebrate Statewide Connecticut Open House Day on June 11




The Mattatuck Museum in Waterbury announces plans to participate in the 12th Annual Connecticut Open House Day – a unified celebration of the state’s fascinating world of art, history, and tourism – on June 11, 2016. During this one-day event, the Mattatuck Museum, along with more than 200 other organizations and attractions throughout the state, will open its doors and offer special incentives (free admission) to visitors. This exciting statewide event, sponsored by the Connecticut Office of Tourism (COT), is designed to broaden awareness among residents of Connecticut’s exceptional cultural and tourism assets and encourage them to become ambassadors who share their newfound discoveries with visiting family and friends.

For more information on all of the museum’s programs, events, and exhibits visit the website at mattatuckmuseum.org or call (203) 753-0381. The Mattatuck Museum is operated with support from the Connecticut Department of Economic & Community Development/CT Office of the Arts, which also receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency, and is a member of the Connecticut Art Trail, a group of 18 world-class museums and historic sites (ctarttrail.org). Located on the green in Waterbury, CT at 144 West Main Street, the museum is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Convenient, free parking is located behind the museum in the lots on Park Place.