The MATT @ Home

The MATT @ Home

During this time, the Mattatuck Museum has set up a designated page on it’s website called “The MATT @ Home.” This page features online exhibitions, educational projects, art activities, and more for families of all ages.
Special Storytime with Sigrid Schmalzer and Melanie Chan

Special Storytime with Sigrid Schmalzer and Melanie Chan

Moth and Wasp, Soil and Ocean tells its story through the memories of a farm boy who, inspired by Chinese scientist Pu Zhelong, became a scientist himself. Written by Sigrid Schmalzer, professor of history at UMass Amherst, and illustrated by Melanie Chan, this story...
Vacation DIY Crafts

Vacation DIY Crafts

“This is your brain on crafting” … What ARE the benefits?! Making something with your hands – it’s yours – you created it and it gives you a sense of pride, accomplishment, satisfaction.  Crafting can help those who suffer from...