Events

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Annual Ghost Tours: Explore Mysterious Bridgeport
October 26, 2018

Annual Ghost Tours: Explore Mysterious Bridgeport! on October 26th.

Join The Barnum Museum for our annual haunted tours. Paranormal author and lecturer Michael J. Bielawa will lead another fascinating lantern stroll of historic downtown Bridgeport, Connecticut.

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10/26

Annual Ghost Tours: Explore Mysterious Bridgeport

Annual Ghost Tours: Explore Mysterious Bridgeport! on October 26th.

Join The Barnum Museum for our annual haunted tours. Paranormal author and lecturer Michael J. Bielawa will lead another fascinating lantern stroll of historic downtown Bridgeport, Connecticut.

11/1

Ripley’s Ambassador of Odd

On Thursday, November 1, 2018, join us at The Barnum Museum for Tim O’Brien’s fun and fascinating “Ripley’s Ambassador of Odd” presentation!

11/4

Author Talk: The Big, Bold, Adventu...

Author Talk: The Big, Bold, Adventurous Life of Lavinia Warren 

12/2

“Connecticut Vanguards: Histo...

“Connecticut Vanguards: Historic Trailblazers & Their Legacies” Book Signing by award-winning author Eric D. Lehman

12/9

Celebrate the Season at the Barnum Museum 

Celebrate the Season at the Barnum Museum 

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Gallery Tours (Year-Round)

On Thursdays & Fridays from 11 am to 3 pm, come and enjoy a fun-filled walk through of the fascinating art and artifacts of the historic Barnum Museum! Be dazzled by wondrous collections including Tom Thumb carriages, the miniature menagerie tent, the FeJee Mermaid and the mythological Centaur.  Gallery tours take up to one hour.

 Free to the public, donations are welcome