The Webster Bank Museum Center at the Mark Twain House & Museum
Backstory and Context
The Webster Bank Museum Center at the Mark Twain Museum & Museum designed by Robert Stern which opened in 2003. Our facility was the first museum in the nation, and the first building of any kind in Connecticut, to attain LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
The LEED Certification was presented to the museum on April 19, 2004. The museum also received the Environmental Leadership Award from the Connecticut Green Building Council and a 2004 GreenCircle Certificate from the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection.