Upcoming Events

 A Night at the Museum – A Friends of the Barnes Museum Fundraiser.

 Tickets are now on sale for the 2nd Annual Night at the Museum Dinner.  Grand prize is a gourmet dinner for six (a $240 value) prepared by Chef Hector of Anthony Jack’s Restaurant.

The Dinner will be served to you in the historic Barnes Museum’s dining room on Friday, October 28th. Tickets are $25 each. Only 250 tickets will be sold.

Proceeds from this event will be used toward the repair of the Barnes Museum player piano.

Visit the Barnes Museum (85 North Main St.) or call 860.628.5426 for more information.


The 15th Annual Taste of Southington
Wednesday, August 3rd from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Visitors enjoy The Taste of Southington on the lawn of the Barnes Museum.

Visitors enjoy The Taste of Southington on the lawn of the Barnes Museum.



Bring your whole family to the Barnes Museum to taste some of the best food in Southington, listen to great music and tour the Museum. Whether you like Italian, Irish, Indian, Thai, Baked, Smoked or Sweet you will find something to satisfy your taste buds a this year’s Taste of Southington.

Entertainment will be provided by Connecticut native, Malorie Leogrande, back by popular demand after her performance at the Taste last Summer.
Special “Thanks” to TD Bank for their continued support of The Taste of Southington.

















Upcoming (Date to be announced)- The Barnes Diaries Revealed: An Afternoon with the Family. Tour the Barnes Museum and meet “family” members who will share details from three generations of the Bradley-Barnes family.