On Saturday, November 30th from noon to 4 pm, Connecticut Landmarks will present Thanksgiving with the Hempsteads at the Hempsted Houses in New London. Help the staff prepare a colonial harvest meal over the open hearth and learn about foods and cooking techniques of the time. The houses will be open for tours. Regular admission applies; CTL members free.

Shop, sip & celebrate this holiday season with Connecticut Landmarks’ Hempsted Houses. The Hempsted Houses are open the Friday after Thanksgiving for tours and shopping and Saturday for a cooking demonstration. Travel through centuries of Connecticut history with friends and family, visit the museum shop for free for the best of local artisans and period-inspired gifts, sip hot cider and participate in special holiday themed programming. Regular admission applies for guided tours.