Museums with hearth cooking demonstrations

The Buckingham-Hall House kitchen at Mystic Seaport with cooking from the 1830s. The house was transported by barge from the salt marshes of Old Saybrook, Ct.


CA Banning Residence Museum 1864
CA Peralta Adobe, San Jose c1800
CA Petaluma Adobe State Historic Park 1830s-40s
CA Sutter's Fort State Historic Site. Sacramento 1840s


CO Bent's Old Fort NHS La Junta 1840s
CO Clear Creek History Park. Golden 1867-1915
CO Four Mile Historic Park. Denver 1859
CO Heritage Center, Lakewood 1930s
CO Littleton Historical Museum. Littleton 1860s; 1890s
CO Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site. Colorado Springs 1860s; 1880s


CT Guilford Keeping Society Thomas Griswold House Museum, Guilford 1774
CT Henry Whitfield State Museum Guilford 1639
CT John Bishop Museum Lisbon 1810
CT Monroe Historical Society Monroe 1760
CT Mystic Seaport, Mystic 1830s
CT Nathan Hale Homestead. Coventry 1776
CT Noah Webster House, West Hartford 1748
CT Smith-Harris House. Niantic 1845

©2009 Patricia Bixler Reber