Events

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Make Music Day - P.T. Barnum Style!
June 21, 2018

A presentation of exciting, rare and unique magic lantern images that will showcase vivid and scintillating views of early circus spectaculars! Magic Lanterns shows are the equivalent to today’s Power Point presentations, but they offer a wondrous, magical opportunity to step back in time and experience the thrill of acrobats and performers of bygone entertainment.

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Gallery Tours (Year-Round)

A presentation of exciting, rare and unique magic lantern images that will showcase vivid and scintillating views of early circus spectaculars! Magic Lanterns shows are the equivalent to today’s Power Point presentations, but they offer a wondrous, magical opportunity to step back in time and experience the thrill of acrobats and performers of bygone entertainment.

6/21

Make Music Day – P.T. Barnum Style!

Ukuleleist Nina Lesiga pop up concert of songs for easy listening and singing along in front of The Barnum Museum on June 21 at 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM on Make Music Day 2018, Bridgeport CT.

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Barnum’s Birthday Bash!

Join us to celebrate P.T. Barnum’s 208th Birthday! 

7/5

Barnum at Sacred Heart University

“Barnum” at Sacred Heart University traces the career of Bridgeport’s own P.T. Barnum, America’s greatest showman, from 1835 to 1881.

11/10

Mystify Master Illusionist Show at ...

Join us at The Barnum Museum Fundraiser at Mystify Master Illusionist Show starring Lyn Dillies at the Bijou Theatre!

11/17

The Ultimate Prince Tribute Concert...

Join us at The Barnum Museum Fundraiser at the Ultimate Prince Tribute Concert at the Bijou Theatre!