Glebe Receives Grants for Summer Programs

The Glebe House Museum announces a grant from ION Bank Foundation in the amount of $1000 to help support their Summer Experience Programs for children. Thanks to the ION Bank Foundation’s support the Glebe House has several full and partial scholarships to offer to children whose families may not be able to afford the enrollment fee. The Connecticut Community Foundation has offered $1000 in support of the Youth Assistant Program, which provides young people with leadership opportunities in education, museum studies, history and gardening. Youth Assistants receive community service hours and a small stipend. The Glebe House Museum & Gertrude Jekyll Garden are incredibly grateful for their sup

Summer Experience 2018

The Glebe House Museum & Gertrude Jekyll Garden is offering four unique summer experiences, filled with fun and hands-on learning at our 18th century historic site, The Glebe House Museum and Gertrude Jekyll Garden. This year the programs will span Colonial and Victorian life in Woodbury where children will experience innovative, exciting, enriching and fun activities, taught by professional educators and limited to only 12 in a group. The “Hands on History” week will be offered, July 9-13. Relive Woodbury life through history and try colonial cooking, butter making, wool dyeing & spinning, dig for artifacts, play Colonial & Victorian games, write with quill pens, take a walking tour of ne

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Woodbury, CT 06798



*Please note: For the safety of our visitors, staff and volunteers the Museum is open by reservation only. Guided Tours will be made available on select, Friday, Saturday and Sunday dates. 

Tickets for scheduled dates are available at: Eventbrite:

*See our calendar page for available dates.

The Gertrude Jekyll Garden:  Open year round, 7 days per week, dawn-dusk, for self-guided tours.

*Please follow proper "social distancing" when visiting. 

Museum Admission:


Children under 12: Free

Garden Suggested Donation - $2.00

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