"Hat Madness"

November 15, 2019 - March 1, 2020

In Hat Madness opens up its extensive clothing and textile collection to explore the history of hats, hat design and hat-making. From the simple bonnets worn in Colonial times to stunning pieces of art that were popular in the 1920s to the “Pussy Cap” of the 2017 Women’s March, this exhibition spans more than 200 years. Period garments and related accessories will also be on display.


New Canaan Historical Society
13 Oenoke Ridge Rd.
New Canaan, CT 06840
United States



(203) 966-1776

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