Events

COMING UP:

Her Dragons Fly Exhibition
November 15, 2019

Exhibition opening November 8, 2019 and running to January 10, 2020, Her Dragons Fly is an inspirational painting exhibition created by celebrated Bridgeport artist Shanna Melton. Shanna’s work will be featured at the Barnum Museum as part of the 2019 Bridgeport Art Trail events.

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11/15

Her Dragons Fly Exhibition

Exhibition opening November 8, 2019 and running to January 10, 2020, Her Dragons Fly is an inspirational painting exhibition created by celebrated Bridgeport artist Shanna Melton. Shanna’s work will be featured at the Barnum Museum as part of the 2019 Bridgeport Art Trail events.

11/17

P.T. Barnum- Grandfather of Comic-Con?!

On Sunday, November 17th at 2:00 PM, Betsy Golden Kellem will give a talk at the museum on “P.T. Barnum- Grandfather of Comic-Con?!”.

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Gallery Tours (Year-Round)

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