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The Captain Palmer House Rental Information

Rental of the Captain Palmer House includes

  • Exclusive use of the grounds, including private garden area and waterside wild garden.  Outdoor event capacity is 120 people.
  • Catering kitchen is available
  • The first floor of this 1850s Italianate villa is available for up to 50 people: four interconnecting rooms including parlor, dining room, spacious kitchen area, and exhibit gallery with front stair hall, side entry, and powder room. A dining table, 50 folding chairs, and two six-foot folding tables are available for your convenience. Additional furniture must be supplied by renter.
  • The site is available year-round at the discretion of staff so as not to interfere with museum activities. From May 1 through Oct 31, the house is open as a museum to visitors from 12:30 – 5:00 p.m. Hours subject to change.
  • For more information, contact the Site Rental Coordinator at

The Stonington Historical Society is pleased to share its properties for your special occasion.

To request additional information or to discuss your plans

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