We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Webb Deane Stevens Museum

211 Main St, Wethersfield, CT 06109-2339
+1 860-529-0612
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
By Gone Revolutionary Era

Nostalgia to the fullest. It’s a guided tour of three house – Silas Deane , Issac Stevens and... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2018
FoodieMusafir
,
Atlanta, Georgia
Quite Interesting

You can tour one house or all three. We toured all three and had a wonderful docent all to... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2017
2CAtravelers
,
Brattleboro, Vermont
Read all 39 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“gift shop” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
211 Main St, Wethersfield, CT 06109-2339
CONTACT
Website
+1 860-529-0612
Write a ReviewReviews (39)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"our tour guide"
in 4 reviews
"gift shop"
in 3 reviews
"revolutionary war"
in 5 reviews
"connecticut history"
in 2 reviews
"period"
in 4 reviews
"stevens"
in 9 reviews
"plan"
in 6 reviews
"george"
in 9 reviews
"role"
in 3 reviews
"french"
in 3 reviews
"museum"
in 14 reviews
"style"
in 2 reviews
"fans"
in 2 reviews
"era"
in 2 reviews
"town"
in 5 reviews
"street"
in 3 reviews
"gem"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 14 February 2018

Nostalgia to the fullest. It’s a guided tour of three house – Silas Deane , Issac Stevens and Joseph Webb house. The guides are quite knowledgeable, the houses are well maintained and have ample historical furniture. Worth a visit to know about Connecticut history.

Thank FoodieMusafir
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 20 August 2017

You can tour one house or all three. We toured all three and had a wonderful docent all to ourselves. The focus is on the original owners and how they contributed to the Revolutionary War, including the hosting of George Washington. Rooms are furnished in...More

Thank 2CAtravelers
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 27 June 2017

for anyone with an interest in the revolutionary war era, this is a must-see. the webb, deane, and stevens houses are all from that period, and provide many insights into that time. the houses are viewed by guided tour only, and tours are available as...More

Thank arthur w
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our trip to the museum. Many places say George Washington slept here but this place can back it up as they showed us an actual quote from his journal. He stayed for five days and becan discussing battle strategies with the French. This...More

Thank Katie S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 2 November 2016

My Mother and I really lucked out because we came at a non-busy time and ended up getting a private tour. Our guide was excellent - he really knew a ton about the houses and the history and his love for the properties showed. Each...More

Thank SueMPA
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Very interesting tour, given by an experienced and knowledgeable guide/docent. The homes are well maintained, the historical and contemporary furniture and other pieces tell a great story of life in Old Wethersfield. Very inexpensive ($10/person), I recommend this to anyone interested in early American history...More

Thank Tim L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The tour is very interesting. Kim was our guide and she was enthusiastic and thorough.You see homes with authentic antique furnishings. We thought the Nutting exhibit was not very interesting.

Thank gcbnapa
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I don't understand why they charge so much for a museum, yeah it is nice they are reconstructed and kept the way they were originally but there isn't that much in these houses that is worth the 8 dollars a person.

Thank TheBeardedTraveler82
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Unimpressed. Paid $8 a person - but was placed in a tour that was near completion and subsequently not allowed to look in the 3 rooms that were part of the exhibit.

Thank Naugydon
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had a great guided tour through the three Webb Deane Stevens houses. Wonderful historic insights were discussed during the tours with information about the various inhabitants, guests and former owners. The historic importance is significant in that decisions were made that lead to the...More

Thank MarthaJulia
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in Wethersfield
Days Inn by Wyndham Hartford/Closest Downtown
215 reviews
2.53 km away
Best Western Hartford Hotel & Suites
440 reviews
2.59 km away
Hilton Garden Inn Hartford South/Glastonbury
600 reviews
3.11 km away
Comfort Inn Wethersfield - Hartford
94 reviews
3.16 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Lucky Lou's Bar and Grill
350 reviews
.04 km away
Edo Ichi Sushi & Hibachi Steak House
62 reviews
.81 km away
Village Pizza of Wethersfield
97 reviews
.05 km away
Main Street Creamery LLC
45 reviews
.23 km away
Nearby Attractions
Old Wethersfield
55 reviews
.01 km away
Welles-Turner Memorial Library
46 reviews
3.60 km away
Mill Woods Park
15 reviews
2.54 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Webb Deane Stevens Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;