Summer at the Farm

Head to the farm to savor the sights and sounds of summer! Tour the Lake Kitchen Garden to see what’s growing (and even ready for harvest!), meet and greet our heritage breed sheep, chickens, and pigs, learn about life on a 1790s salt marsh farm, play old-fashioned games, and more. Read More

Oxen Weekend

Come to Coggeshall Farm Museum and experience what life was like on an 18th-century farm, complete with a pair of visiting oxen!  Jim and Bev Gould will be spending the weekend at the farm with their Old Ayrshire oxen, Ned and Buster. Together, they will demonstrate some of the tasks… Read More

BBQ & Tools

It’s Dad’s turn to celebrate with Coggeshall Farm Museum!  On the day before Father’s Day, enjoy some tasty BBQ from our farm partners at Gnarly Vines Farm while you explore our salt marsh farm and enjoy special craft demonstrations. The Gnarly Vines Farm food truck will be onsite with… Read More

Evening at the Farm feat. Virginia James Music

Enjoy being outside and spend a summer evening at Coggeshall Farm Museum after our normal hours of operation! Explore the farm and listen to music by Virginia James Music. Feel free to bring some chairs or a blanket and enjoy a picnic on the grounds! Pre-registration is highly recommended;… Read More

Spring at the Farm

Bask in the renewal of spring with a trip to Coggeshall Farm Museum! Spring is a busy time on the farm as plants start to take root and baby animals frolic about. Explore our scenic farm, meet and greet sheep (and lambs!), pigs, and chickens, and learn about late… Read More

Coggeshall Garden Party

On the day before Mother’s Day, celebrate Mom and the important women in your life with a relaxing Garden Party at Coggeshall Farm Museum! Watch costumed historians demonstrate different skills that women have historically built over time. Learn about the history of weavers in Rhode Island and try your… Read More

Land Acknowledgement Ceremony

This event will go on rain or shine! In the event of heavy rain, the program will take place inside the Tyska Barn. Please join us for a Land Acknowledgment ceremony honoring the land of the Pokanoket tribe that first inhabited the territory in southeastern RI that our 18th-century working… Read More

Opening Day

We will kick off Coggeshall’s agriculture season and 50th-anniversary celebration on April 22nd, with a showcase of heritage breed livestock, historic gardening, farming practices, and the tools of the trade. Explore our scenic salt marsh farm campus and enjoy the many signs of spring, including spring blooms, new growth, and… Read More

2023 Harvest Gala

SAVE THE DATE! Celebrate Coggeshall Farm Museum’s 50th Anniversary on October 7, 2023, with our second annual Harvest Gala! Check back at a later date for details and to purchase tickets. You can also sign up below to be among the first to hear when more details and tickets are… Read More

An Evening with Nathaniel Philbrick

On July 13, 2023, join us at St. Andrew’s School (Keats Theatre) in Barrington, RI for a special speaking engagement with bestselling author Nathaniel Philbrick. Pre-registration is required and seating is limited. Please RSVP by June 29th by purchasing online here, emailing or calling (508) 247-0207. Philbrick’s… Read More