Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Passport: Your weekly travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration

Southwestern Connecticut Sights

Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

  • 258 Main St. Map It
  • Ridgefield
  • Fodor's Choice

Updated 12/23/2013

Fodor's Review

Cutting-edge art is not necessarily what you'd expect to find in a stately 18th-century structure that once served as a general store, a post office, and, for 35 years, a church. Nicknamed "Old Hundred," this historic building is just part of the vast facility, which includes a 25,000-square-foot exhibition space that puts its own twist on traditional New England architecture. The white-clapboard-and-granite structure houses 12 galleries, a screening room, a sound gallery,

a 22-foot-high project space for large installations, a 100-seat performance space, and an education center. Outside is a 2-acre sculpture garden. Stop by on Tuesday, when admission is free.

Read More

Sight Information


258 Main St., Ridgefield, Connecticut, 06887, United States

Map It



Sight Details:

  • $10
  • Tues.–Sun. noon–5

Updated 12/23/2013


Map View

Map of

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?




Don't Miss