Hamden, Connecticut

Eli Whitney Museum


category : Museums
"Inventing Change" outlines the Whitney legacy of the site. Water Learning Lab, an outdoor learning environment, open May-Oct., weather permitting. Historic 1816 barn on site.


Admission: Free admission to museum, $5-$10 for programs.
Hours: Memorial Day-Labor Day, daily 11-4. Other times, Wed.-Fri. and Sun. 12-5, Sat. 10-3. Closed major holidays.
Address: 915 Whitney Ave.
I-91 Ex. 6
Phone: (203) 777-1833

Come visit us in Hamden, Connecticut


More Museums near Hamden, Connecticut

Salisbury Cannon Museum

Hands-on children's museum focusing on local iron industry and individuals who shaped the American Revolution. Adjacent to si...

Gay-Hoyt House Museum

Built in 1775, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, featuring furniture, paintings, photographs, textile colle...

Norwalk Museum

Collections and exhibitions reflect the history, lives and cultures of the local people from its settlement to the present. F...

Museum of Connecticut History

Connecticut's 1662 Royal Charter, Colt collection of firearms, changing exhibits, portraits of Connecticut's governors. Perma...

The Garbage Museum

Environmental education facility with hands-on exhibits featuring "Trash-O-Saurus", enclosed skywalk overlooks recycling plan...

Canton Historical Museum

Collins Co. tools and exhibits, Canton history, Victorian antiques and clothes, toys, dolls, farming equipment, railroad dior...


Eli Whitney Museum Related Videos

Eli Whitney Museum Dust Collection

Air Handling Systems ductwork including spiral pipe, flexible hose, ball joint and fittings for dust collection system at The Eli Whitney Museum, Hamden, Con...

Pokemon Survey at the Eli Whitney Museum

I taught a movie making class at the Eli Whitney Museum in Hamden, CT and made a quick video one afternoon.

Moment of Peace - Lake Whitney Dam

Waterfall of the Lake Whitney Dam, as seen from the Eli Whitney Museum in Hamden, CT, 2014.

Susan Clinard: Studio Visit

Susan Clinard is the first artist in residency at the newly renovated barn at the Eli Whitney Museum in Hamden, CT. Susan is a Kehler Liddell Member artist. ...

Pesky J. Nixon, String Fingers, and Putnam Smith at CT Folk Fest

Pesky J. Nixon, String Fingers, and Putnam Smith finale of "Wagon Wheel" at the Eli Whitney Museum Barn .... when it rained we all moved inside and had a blast!

Hamden: Eli Whitney

HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) -- Hamden played a pivotal role in the The Industrial Revolution, with pioneers like Eli Whitney taking the reins. It was here in 1798 t...

Travel
Lodging
Attractions
Events
Recreation
Advertise