Educators Corner

School Visits Grade 3

  1. Then and Now: Museum staff will visit Danbury Public Schools with a multimedia presentation that includes vintage photos of Danbury as we introduce Danbury’s rich architectural history to the third grade students.
  2. Danbury Museum Tour Day: Danbury Public School students will take a tour of the four historical buildings at the museum, led by guides who will provide an oral history of the building and it’s contents. During the afternoon, the groups can choose to take a walk down Main Street to experience the Museum in the Streets and then visit the Danbury Railway Museum for the continuation of the program. 

School Visits Grade 5

  • Living History:
    Danbury Public School students will spend a day at the Danbury Museum with 18th century re-enactors who will provide an interactive introduction to surviving and understanding life in the 1700’s. Hands-on experiences may include weaving, butter making, colonial games, colonial dancing, and Native American life.


Life in the 18th Century

A museum program is also available for homeschoolers.  Please call if you’d like to schedule a visit to the museum to take advantage of this educational opportunity.

Danbury Public Schools Visits

Schedule for 2017 grade 3 students

May 9 - King Street Primary (Still River)
May 11 - Mill Ridge Primary (Railway Museum)
May 19 - Great Plain (Still River)
May 23 - Stadley Rough (Still River)
May 25 - Shelter Rock (Railway Museum)
May 30 - Park Avenue (Railway Museum)
May 31 - AIS (Still River)
June 1 - South Street
June 2 - Ellsworth (Still River)
June 6 - Pembroke (Railway Museum)
June 8 - Hayestown (Still River)
June 9 - Morris Street