Education is at the core of the Fairfield Museum’s mission.
Education programs include Walking Tours, Gallery Tours, Primary Source Workshops, Living History, Outreach Programs and tours of the 1750 Ogden House, serving over 5,500 Pre-K – Grade 12 students, adult learners and educators from throughout the state. The Fairfield Museum has worked with local, regional, and state partners to offer training and support for the new CT Social Studies Frameworks. Find out more about the Frameworks and view the Museum’s Education Programs.
The Fairfield Museum is a regional leader in Professional Development for educators, providing lectures by historians and scholars, training workshops and Resources for Educators including Teacher Guides, Primary Source Kits, student activities and other tools for classroom instruction.
Higher Education Partners:
Central Connecticut State University, Fairfield University Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions, Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition at Yale University, Sacred Heart University, and University of Connecticut Neag School of Education