Recovery in Action - Barnum Museum

Date: 04/26/12 through 12/31/12
Hours: Thursdays and Fridays, 11am-3pm
Ages: All
820 Main St. - 203-331-1104
Bridgeport, CT 06604

Description: The museum is now partially reopened two days a week while reparations are made on the museum which was hit by a tornado in 2010. A unique exhibition, Recovery in Action, will be presented on Thursdays and Fridays in the People's United Bank Gallery. Visitors gain insight into the complexities of a disaster recovery in a museum setting. The museum's collection of unique artifacts, including Tom Thumb's miniature carriages and P.T. Barnum's ornate furniture, will be among the many items on view.