Hours

2016 MUSEUM SEASON: The museum is open from April 1, 2016 through December 3, 2016. We will reopen March 29, 2017.  

MUSEUM HOURS: The Pequot Museum is open to visitors Wednesday - Saturday from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm with the last admission at 4:00 pm. In November we are open Tuesday - Saturday from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm with the last admission at 4:00 pm. 

2016 WINTER SCHEDULE: The Pequot Museum closes to the public on Dec. 4, 2016 - March 28, 2017. Museum members and scheduled group tours can visit the museum on Wednesday during our Winter Schedule. The museum is also still available for events and to rent during this time.

RESTAURANT HOURS: Open from 11:00 am until 4:00 pm and no reservations are necessary.

THE WITNESS VIEWING HOURS: The Witness is a 30-minute, 70-mm film, graphically dramatizes the events surrounding the Pequot War and starts at 10:30 and plays every 45 minutes. The schedule is as follows: 10:30 am, 11:15 am, 12:00 pm, 12:45 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:15 pm, 3:00 pm, 3:45 pm is the last showing.

Prices Per Person
Adults     $20
Seniors (65+) $15
College Students (with ID) $15
Youth (6-17)$12
Child (under 6)/Member  Free
Exhibit Highlights Tour Available at 2:00 pm      $5
Address

Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center
110 Pequot Trail
P.O. Box 3180
Mashantucket, CT 06338-3180
(800) 411-9671

GPS directions to the Museum are not always reliable

Parking
Free parking is available in the large lot on the south side of Pequot Trail. Handicapped parking is available in front of the Museum in designated spots. 
Google Maps
Visit Google Maps for directions to the Museum! 
 
Directions to the Museum

From Hartford
Follow Route 2 East, take Exit 28 South to I-395 South. From I-395 South, take Exit 79A to Route 2A East, crossing the Mohegan-Pequot Bridge. Turn left on Route 12. Take the first right onto Route 2A East. Follow Route 2A to Route 2. Turn right onto Route 2 East. Stay on Route 2 and take the Route 214 exit. At the Foxwoods Boulevard light, go straight, drive 3/10 mile to third light (including Foxwoods Blvd. light), turn right onto Pequot Trail. The Public Safety Building is on the left. Continue until you reach the Museum parking lot on the left.

 
From NYC/New Haven
Follow I-95 North, take Exit 92. Turn left onto Route 2 West. Stay on Route 2 West for 8 miles. Take the Foxwoods Boulevard exit; then move to the left lane for Route 214 West. At the Foxwoods Boulevard light, go straight, drive 3/10 mile to third light (including Foxwoods Blvd. light), turn right onto Pequot Trail. The Public Safety Building is on the left. Continue until you reach the Museum parking lot on the left.
 
From Rhode Island and Points North
Follow I-95 South to Exit 92. At the exit, go to the second stop light and turn right onto Route 2 West. Stay on Route 2 West for 8 miles. Take the Foxwoods Boulevard exit; then move to the left lane for Route 214 West. At the Foxwoods Boulevard light, go straight, drive 3/10 mile to third light (including Foxwoods Blvd. light), turn right onto Pequot Trail. The Public Safety Building is on the left. Continue until you reach the Museum parking lot on the left.
 
From Worcester
Take I-395 South to Exit 85 in Connecticut. Go straight to the second traffic light and turn left onto Route 164 South. Follow Route 164 to the end, approximately 7 miles. Turn left onto Route 2 East. Stay on Route 2 and take the Foxwoods Boulevard exit; then move to the left lane for Route 214 West. At the Foxwoods Boulevard light, go straight, drive 3/10 mile to third light (including Foxwoods Blvd. light), turn right onto Pequot Trail.. The Public Safety Building is on the left. Continue until you reach the Museum parking lot on the left.

GPS directions to the Museum are not always reliable.