Things To Do

 

Activities and Programs Bring Exhibits and Collections to Life

Museum exhibits and collections are brought to life through a full schedule of activities and programs. All ages are engaged, entertained, and enlightened by special family programs, such as craft making, art, colonial life activities, musical performances, and more.

 

February 16 & 17, 2019

Annual Lego® Train

Saturday & Sunday, February 16 and 17, 2019
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Included with Admission
Free for Members 

Come see a rainbow colored, L-gauge model train speeding along a Brick track as it races by soaring skyscrapers, country cottages, mountainside ski slopes and much more. All features are designed with the highest degree of precision by the New England Lego Users Group. Suitable for ALL ages.

 

 

Monday, February 18, 2019

Stories and Songs With Mary Poppins

Monday, February 18, 2019
Program Starts at 10:30 a.m.

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

 

Meet Mary Poppins when she visits the Wenham Museum. Visitors will be invited to join in group activities including movement, singing and storytelling.

Please note:  All cancellations for paid programs made within three days of the program are nonrefundable.

 

 

February 20 & 21, 2019

Legopalooza

Wednesday & Thursday, February 20 and 21, 2019
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Included with Admission
Free for Members 

Join us for a free-form family LEGO© build. This drop-in program is suitable for all ages.

 

 

 

February 23, 2019

Potter Party

Saturday, February 23, 2019 (Snow Date: Feb. 24)
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Program Cost: Children $5 for Members and $13 for Nonmember Children – includes Admission
Reservations Not Necessary

You are invited to attend a Harry Potter party hosted by the Wenham Museum. Activities will include a potion class, wand making, and quill pen writing. “What house do you belong in”? Try on the sorting hat to find out. A surprise character will join us for the festivities! Check out our Hogwarts Express Model Train Layout in our Family Discovery Gallery.

 

 

 

Patton Family Archives Tours 

Tours of the Patton Family Archives

Select Dates and Times
$15 for Members
$20 for Nonmembers
Register online: www.wenhammuseum.org/pattontours

The Patton Family Archives chronicle the life and legacy of one of America’s premier military families who resided here on Boston’s North Shore. The Archives are also an untapped, unparalleled resource regarding the service and sacrifice of Maj. Gen. Patton and his troops during the Korean and Vietnam Wars and that of his wife, Joanne Holbrook Patton, on the home front.

Guided tours are offered at select dates and times and are available only by advanced online reservation through the Wenham Museum, which will be the future steward of this important collection. Tours are one hour in length. Payment is required at the time of booking. Available dates and times for tours are listed at www.wenhammuseum.org/pattontours.

 

Preschool Programs 

Poppets Playdates and M is for Museum

The Wenham Museum offers recurring programs called “Poppets Playdates” and “M is for Museum” the second Friday of every month, designed for our preschool audience. Learn more about introducing the museum to your preschooler.

This program is sponsored by Early Childhood Partners.

 

 

 

 

 Program Cancellation Policy 

Please note:  All cancellations for paid programs made within three days of the program are nonrefundable.