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Willimantic Textile & History Museum

400 Main St, On Main St. just pass Union St., Willimantic, CT 06226-3149
+1 860-456-2178
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Great Museum very informative

We had a very informative guide through the museum. We all enjoyed the film we watched about the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Susan K
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Windsor Locks, Connecticut
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Very interesting place and great people

My husband and I were here just before closing for a very, very special reason. But besides that... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2018
TracyU0118
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Willimantic, Connecticut
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3 weeks ago
“Great Museum very informative”
Jan 14, 2018
“Very interesting place and great people”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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400 Main St, On Main St. just pass Union St., Willimantic, CT 06226-3149
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+1 860-456-2178
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very informative guide through the museum. We all enjoyed the film we watched about the textile industry in the area. The displays were wonderful in the museum. A fun day for all.

Thank Susan K
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

My husband and I were here just before closing for a very, very special reason. But besides that, we had opportunity to briefly look around and take a few pictures. This is worth your time to visit to see what made our city thrive. The...More

Thank TracyU0118
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This small museum should take only about an hour of your time. The highlights are the two displays on the second floor of different immigrant apartments - which are changed from time to time.

Thank 77gwgrad
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I have donated my grandmother's and great grandmother's saved clothing, and I have supported the museum for years.

Thank NewEnglande76
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Reviewed 9 December 2016

We toured this museum with our school group, it is a very interesting place, the location is in the original work site.

Thank Felixberto E
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

A great historical mill museum! A tour is very interesting! Park across the street! Make sure you check their hours before you visit!

Thank stevenwS4410GJ
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

Situated directly across from what was the mill itself, this building housed the Company Store. It has a rotating exhibit on the first floor and the second floor depicts living quarters of both the immigrant workers and mill management during the mid 1800's. There is...More

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