Due to the hot weather expected over the next week, the Daniel Benton Homestead Museum and the Old Tolland County Jail and Museum will be closed Sunday, July 14 and Sunday, July 21.
The Tolland Historical Society office, located at the jail museum, will also be closed Wednesday, July 17.
The museums will reopen on July 28 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and will be open Sundays through September, except on Sept. 1, when they will be closed for Labor Day weekend. The homestead is at 154 Metcalf Road in Tolland, and the jail museum is at 52 Tolland Green.
Admission is free, but donations to support the Tolland Historical Society are always appreciated.