The mission of The Mark Twain House & Museum is to foster an appreciation of the legacy of Mark Twain as one of our nation's defining cultural figures, and to demonstrate the continuing relevance of his work, life and times.
Happy Thanksgiving! "You ask me for a sentiment which shall state how much I have to be thankful for this time. For years it has been a rule with me not to expose my gratitude in print on Thanksgiving Day, but I wish to break the rule now and pour…Read More »
Tipple on Tuesday! "Never refuse to do a kindness unless the act would work great injury to yourself, and never refuse to take a drink-- under any circumstances." - Mark Twain's Notebook Tuesday, November 22 at 6pm ET- Literary Happy Hour with…Read More »
Thursday, November 3 at 7pm ET - RETAIL GANGSTER - The INSANE, Real-Life Story of CRAZY EDDIE with Gary Weiss and Dan Haar (Virtual) Before Enron, before Madoff, before?The Wolf of Wall Street, "Crazy Eddie" Antar’s corruption was second to…Read More »
2022 Mark Twain American Voice in Literature Award Winner Announced! Out of 60 eligible titles published in 2021 submitted for consideration this year and after months of deliberation, The Mark Twain House & Museum is excited to announce…Read More »
Newsletter Tuesday at Noon Tuesday, October 18 at 12pm ET - MTH&M and Connecticut Funeral Directors Association (CFDA) present a virtual lunchtime conversation on ALL THE LIVING AND THE DEAD: From Embalmers to Executioners, an Exploration…Read More »
Monday, October 3 at 7pm EST - The American School for the Deaf and The MTH&M present Sara Novi? discussing TRUE BIZ – A Novel with ASD Executive Director Jeff Bravin (Virtual - presented with American Sign Language interpretation and…Read More »
Tuesday: Virtual Tuesday, September 27 at 7pm EST - THE BALLAD OF PERILOUS GRAVES with Alex Jennings and Nikki Woolfolk (Virtual) Debut novelist Alex Jennings joins Steampunk author and chocolatier Nikki Woolfolk to discuss his dazzling new…Read More »