Summer 2022 Events

We have teamed up with the JCC Library to bring you a summer of

Revolutionary history.

There is something for


Events at both locations.

Revolutionary Flyer.pdf

Lantern Tour

and Tavern Night

July 29 7:00pm

Take a hay ride from museum parking lot to Plains Cemetery (Just down the road) to visit the grave sites of Revolutionary war Franklin citizens and hear their stories ride back to the museum and enjoy some non-alcoholic drinks, taste some authentic 18th century tavern foods and learn some tavern games.

Tickets go on sale on June 13.

$10.00 per family (with promo code) 4orMore or $5.00 per individual. Kids under 10 are free. OPEN TO EVERYONE. Pre -registration is required.

To register follow the link below or

call 860- 917 0520

July 30th


11- 4 pm

Todd and Joy Campbell are excited to be the homeowners of the 1835 Colonial at 383 Route 32 N. Franklin. Todd is a Professor of Science education and department Head of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Connecticut and Joy is a homemaker/family CEO. Their house in Massachusetts was featured in the January 2022 issue of Country Sampler Magazine.

They purchased their home in N. Franklin in June 2021 and are ecstatic to be the new caretakers of such a beautiful and historic home.

The public tour is for

ONE day only.

We suggest pre- registration by calling 860-917-0520

Parking will be at the museum. And groups make their way over to the Campbell’s via our garden

July 30th


Annual F.H.S Meeting

at The Ashbel Woodward Museum

New members are always welcome to attend. We have several types of memberships available including our very own re-enactment group. No experience necessary just a love of history and learning.

Click on the Downloadable Membership form to JOIN TODAY!!

Business Meeting

Election on Officers for 2 year slate

Light Refreshments



August at the Museum

Escape Room Challenge

Aug 11th & 13th

1:00– 4:00 pm

“I survived the Revolutionary War”

Sign your team up of 4-6 kids (Adults can play too)


For more info and to register a team please call the JCC Library at