Old photo of historic Wilton House Museum.

Wilton History

Wilton as a structure has survived a revolution, a civil war, the ownership of six families and a complete relocation. Built for the prominent Randolph family, it passed through the hands of both local and northern investors until it caught the eye of preservationists nearly 200 years after its construction.

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Wilton frequently hosts educational exhibits, interesting installations, and curated collections. Learn more about what's currently on display and explore past exhibits at Wilton House.

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Federal Satinwood Armchair details.


Supplement your experience at Wilton House with our collection of resources. Explore past and ongoing research related to Wilton House, the Randolph family, the Enslaved community, life in the 18th century, and more.

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