Please join us for the Grand Opening and Ribbon-Cutting on our new Tin Top Visitor Center! Easily accessible via Mill Road in Springfield, the new center will feature exhibit space and an expanded museum shop as well as a public ADA-compliant restroom. This event will begin at 11:00 am with remarks by Senator James Seward, who was instrumental in obtaining funding for the new Visitor Center. Free and open to the public.
From 1:00 to 4:00 pm, Celebrate Mom! at our annual Garden Party
Give Mom first looks at the new stair and hallway carpet at Hyde Hall, and treat her to tea and sweets in the Drawing Room of our 200-year old English-style country mansion. Rabbit Goody will shine a spotlight on the design and weaving process of Hyde Hall’s new carpet for the grand staircase, woven at Thistle Hill Weavers in Cherry Valley. Event also features maypole dancing, tours of the new Visitor Center and Bookshop, and a talk by Jonathan Maney on Hyde Hall’s extensive silver collection. Free and open to the public.