Visit Historic Wethersfield

Visit the Wethersfield Museum and Visitor Center at the Keeney Memorial Cultural Center to experience historical, cultural and community exhibits. Looking for advice on where to go next, ask our friendly docents or stop in to the Chamber of Commerce. If you are looking for historic houses, view theHurlbut-Dunham and Captain James Francis houses. Wondering about the shipping industry, visit the Cove Warehouse at the Wethersfield Cove. Our historic properties are waiting to be explored!

Old Wethersfield Arts and Crafts Fair Saturday, September 29, 2018 at Cove Park!

10am-4pm, Rain or Shine!

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The 37th Annual OW Arts and Crafts Fair (formerly known as the Fall Craft Fair) will be here before we know it! Bring your friends and family and have those shopping lists ready! Connecticut River Valley artists will be showing a variety of unique handmade items. There will also be demonstrations, live music, offerings from local non-profits, and delicious goodies at the society’s bake sale booth under our tent.

Admission is $7.00 for adults, $6 with coupon or Wethersfield Historical Society membership. Children under 12 are admitted free when accompanied by an adult. See home page for coupon.

Proceeds from the OW Arts and Crafts Fair support Wethersfield Historical Society’s free admission and low cost programming year round.

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See you at the Fair!

Exhibitor applications are still being accepted

Want to be an exhibitor? Please fill out the 2018 OW Art and Crafts Fair Application and: email to, or mail to Wethersfield Historical Society, ATTN: OWAF, 150 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT 06109.

If you have already been accepted as a Crafter or Artisan for the 2018 Old Wethersfield Arts and Crafts Fair you can use this link to pay your exhibitors fee by credit card. The page is password protected and you will receive the password with your acceptance. If you have a question, please email