Museum Support

There are many ways you can support the Gunn Museum: donate, volunteer or attend a fundraiser.


As a supporter you will have a direct impact on the future of the Museum, which has been steadfastly collecting, preserving and sharing the history of Washington, Connecticut. Our annual appeal runs from July to June.

You can click here to support us now or send a check made out to “Gunn Memorial Library and Musuem” and mail to:

Gunn Museum
P.O. Box 1273
Washington, CT 06793

Volunteer Opportunities

The Museum is always looking for committed volunteers to help preserve the history of Washington for the future. Whether you want to learn more about the town, love working with antiques, or are interested in meeting new people, the Museum has a place for you! Opportunities include research, cataloging collection materials, data entry, as well as leading guided tours.

Please contact us at 860-868-7756 or email