500 Hawthorne Avenue, Derby Connecticut 06418
Adjacent to the rolling hills and open meadows of Osbornedale State Park, the Osborne Homestead Museum in Derby
encompasses the house and grounds of the former Frances Osborne Kellogg Estate, constructed in the mid-1800's.
The Colonial Revival building displays the original contents of the estate, including a collection of antiques and fine arts. The Museum's grounds are landscaped with formal flower gardens, ornamental shrubs, and flowering trees.
The Museum periodically exhibits the works of a number of talented artists. Stop by to sample the latest offerings whenever the museum is open.
Other History nearby:
(Litchfield) All Wars Memorial
(Madison) Allis-Bushnell House and Museum
(Bristol) American Clock and Watch Museum
(Hartford) Ancient Burying Ground
(Cheshire) Baker Character, Comic & Cartoon Museum
(New York City) Bartow Pell Mansion Museum
11/15 Coming to The Derby area
Hebron Maple Festival Hebron CT March16-17 Each year thousands of people come from miles around to enjoy and experience the weekend of maple related events.
7th Annual Great International Spring Beer Festival Providence RI April20 Your Beer Festival Admission Ticket will allow you UNLIMITED SAMPLING of more than 250 brewers, live music, food and MUCH MORE at the Rhode Island Convention Center.
New England Folk Festival Mansfield MA April19-21 A fabulous blend of dance, music, crafts, and food from many lands.
Connecticut Sheep, Wool and Fiber Festival Vernon CT April27 The festival, started in 1909 by the CT Sheep Breeders Association, as a program ""to promote the keeping of sheep in Connecticut"", has evolved and expanded into a premier sheep and fiber festival by providing exhibits, demonstrations and over 60 vendors from the sheep, wool and fiber arena.
Spring Plant Sale Westford NH April27 The Middlesex Conservation District will be holding its annual Spring Plant Sale at the 4H Fairgrounds.
Connecticut Sheep and Wool Festival vernon CT April27 The festival started in 1909 by the CT Sheep Breeders Association as a program “to promote the keeping of sheep in Connecticut” has evolved and expanded into a premier sheep and fiber festival.