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Aerial view of the Slater Memorial Museum in spring
Visual arts students sketching in the Slater Memorial Museum
A view of the 133rd Student Art Exhibition in Converse Art Gallergy
An interior view of the cast gallery, floor level, of Slater Memorial Museum
A view of the Connecticut Artist's Gallery in Slater Memorial Museum
A view of the African art gallery in Slater Memorial Museum
A view of the Ellis Walter Ruley gallery in Slater Memorial Museum
A view of the Slater Memorial Museum's cast gallery from the mezzanine level of the gallery

Located on the campus of Norwich Free Academy, the Slater Museum awakens visitors to the richness and diversity of the human experience through art and history. For more than one hundred years, the Museum has displayed and interpreted the best examples of fine and decorative art, representing a broad range of world cultures.

5 Continents

art from across the globe

10,000 Objects

in the permanent collection

1,000 Artists

represented in the collection

1 of 2 museums

located on a high school campus

News & Announcements

Slater Museum is excited to be a part of Visit Connecticut's 20th annual CT Open House Day! All are welcome to visit the museum for free and to participate in a variety of family-friendly activities from eye spies, to sketching, to guided tours!

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In honor of Pride Month, Slater Museum is hosting our first ever Pride Celebration! During this event, visitors are invited to explore the museum for free, make crafts inspired by LGBTQ+ artists, and join a festive tour at 11 am or 2 pm called Gender & Sexuality in Ancient Greece!

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