January 31, 2023

The Kellogg-Eddy House & Museum is a historic house museum located in East Hampton, Connecticut. The museum is housed in a colonial-style mansion that was built in 1784 for David Kellogg, a prominent local merchant, and his family. The museum’s collection includes artifacts, documents, and other materials related to the history of East Hampton and the surrounding region, including its indigenous peoples, colonial period, and statehood.

Visitors to the Kellogg-Eddy House & Museum can explore exhibits on the mansion’s history and the history of East Hampton, including the Native American cultures that inhabited the region before European colonization. The museum also has exhibits on the town’s role in the Revolutionary War, including artifacts from the time period and information about East Hampton’s contributions to the war effort. Other exhibits focus on the town’s industrial history, including its role in the production of textiles and other products. The museum also has exhibits on East Hampton’s cultural heritage, including its art, literature, and music.

 

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