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Museum Hours
May through October
Thursday and Friday 10 AM to 2 PM
Saturday 9 AM to 2 PM
Sunday 1 PM to 4 PM

The Dudley Farm Museum Grounds close at Sunset.

Other hours by chance or by appointment.

Special hours or group tours by arrangement.
Call 203–457–0770 or email to set up a time.


Adults Suggested Donation $5.00
Children under 16 admitted free of charge.
Members are admitted free of charge.

Dawnland Collection of Native American Artifacts

The Dudley Farm Museum also has an excellent collection of artifacts representing the area’s indigenous people including stone tools and arrowheads.

The Dawnland collection may be viewed June through October, by chance or by appointment. Please call the museum office 203–457–0770 to schedule an appointment.


From The North / Hartford

I -91 South to Exit 22 South (left exit) onto Rt 9 South towards Middletown/Old Saybrook. Take exit 13 for Rt 17 South towards New Haven. At traffic light at end of exit bear left onto Rt 17. Stay on Rt 17 South through town of Durham. Bear left onto Rt 77 South. Continue 8.3 miles on Rt 77. The Dudley Farm Museum is on the left just before intersection of Rt 77 & Rt 80.

From Rhode Island / New London

I-95 South to Exit 58 in Guilford. At end of exit ramp turn right onto Rt 77. *

From NY/ New Haven

I-95 North to exit 58 in Guilford. At end of exit ramp turn left onto Rt 77. * 

*Continue north on Rt 77 for 4.5 miles to intersection of Rt 77 & Rt 80. Continue straight on Rt 77 through the intersection. The Dudley Farm Museum is on the right just north of the intersection of Rt 77 and Rt 80.

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The Dudley Farm Museum encourages visitors to take photographs, videotape, or otherwise creatively reproduce images of the buildings and grounds for their personal enjoyment. The photographic policy, set forth below, enables the Museum to manage the effects of these activities on normal operations and ensure the safety of our guests, the collections, and the buildings. Thank you for your consideration.

Photography Form



The Dudley Foundation is a non-profit organization which depends on contributions from members and donors, and on volunteers to support The Dudley Farm Museum. There is no town or state funding.

Your contribution is tax deductible. 
Your contribution makes you a member of The Dudley Foundation.

Membership Opportunities

Membership Opportunities

Alternately, you can write a check payable to The Dudley Foundation.

Please mail your contribution to:
The Dudley Foundation
2351 Durham Road
Guilford, CT 06437


Donations of any amount are gratefully accepted and are tax deductible.
The Dudley Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.


The Dudley Farm Museum welcomes volunteers to maintain the house and grounds, staff the office, plan activities and greet visitors. If you would be interested in contributing your talents and skills please contact the museum office by phone, mail or email.