Programs & Events
Wee Faerie Village
September 30 to October 29
Faerieville, USA is an enchanting town where faeries live, play, and work.
Walk along Wee Faerie Boulevard and marvel at the quintessential small-town features such as the wee faerie Grocery Store, Post Office, and Flower Shop. Make a right at Faerie Landing to visit the wee faerie School, Movie Theater, and Police Station. Explore the wee faerie Park, Opera House, and Bank. Everything faeries require to get through their whimsical day can be found in and around this friendly town.
FAERIEVILLE, U.S.A. is supported by an anonymous donor who believes in the power of imagination; by the Donald Joffray Family as well as Roy and Deborah Moore; and by the Community Foundation of Middlesex County.
Just a few of the friendly folk of Faerieville who are looking forward to your visit!
September 30 to October 29
Hours & Admission
Please note there are special hours & pricing for Wee Faerie Village:
Tuesday through Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Sunday: 11am – 5pm
Open Columbus Day Monday (October 9) 10am – 5pm
Admission includes access to the Wee Faerie Village outdoor exhibition and the special exhibitions in the Krieble Gallery, as well as the historic Florence Griswold House and the rest of the Museum’s facilities. All visitors are responsible for the additional special event admission. During this time, Museum passes, Library passes, 2-for-1 offers, and other discounts apply to the regular admission fee.
$14 Seniors (62+)
Children 12 and under are free
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Frequently Asked (Faerie) Questions
Are reservations required?
No reservations are NOT required.
Is it stroller/wheelchair accessible?
Specially designed pathways make much of the Museum’s 13 acres accessible by wheelchair. Some areas are lawn.
Is this just for children?
No, it is enjoyed by visitors of all ages.
How much walking is involved?
The Village is scattered throughout our 13 acre campus.
Are there places to sit along the way?
There are benches in the garden and several chairs by the river, but not along the bulk of the trail.
Does it close when it rains?
The Village is open rain or shine.
How long does it take to go through?
You can spend as little or as much time as you like. There are nearly 30 stops along the trail. Visitors also have access to the galleries and the Florence Griswold House. There may be special activities on the day of your visit that you would like to participate in. On Sundays there are hands-on activities in the Hartman Education Center.
Is it free with my library’s pass?
No, there is an additional charge of $5.00 per adult using the library pass and children are free.
Does my FGM membership cover admission?
No, there is an additional charge of $5.00 per adult member and children are free.
What about Group Tours?
During Wee Faerie Village, group rate for 10 or more is $12 with confirmation form and a single payment. Children 12 and under are FREE. Book now!
Can I purchase admission for only the Wee Faerie Village?
No, our posted admission prices apply.