Gunn Memorial Museum in Washington will present screenings of two films in the coming days.

The epic film "The Emigrants" will be screened Sept. 23 at 1 p.m., followed by its sequel, "The New Land," Sept. 30 at 1 p.m. at the library, located next to the museum on Wykeham Road.

The films are based on Swedish films based on Vilhelm Moberg's novels.

Both movies are English language films without subtitles.

The museum's "Coming to America: Washington's Swedish Immigrants" will be open for viewing at the museum before after the screenings.

For more information, call 860-868-7756 or visit