Festival of Trees & Traditions at the Wadsworth

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art


A $5 fundraising surcharge is added to all museum admissions during the Festival of Trees & Traditions. Skip the line! Book your tickets online.

December 1—December 11 (closed Monday–Wednesday)

Thursdays & Sundays, noon-5pm

Fridays & Saturdays, noon-7pm

Holiday trees, wreaths, and décor fill the galleries, turning the museum into a winter wonderland. All items are for sale and proceeds benefit the museum, making it possible for the Wadsworth to create meaningful experiences with art and each other possible all year round. Daily entertainment adds extra cheer to the occasion. Click here for the full schedule of performances.


This annual fundraiser is organized by the Friends of the Wadsworth Atheneum.