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Tales of Horror and Death: A Night Tour @ Hoyt-Barnum House
October 27, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Experience Halloween colonial style this October with a chilling tour of an authentic Stamford home that’s seen more than its share of hardship and misery. Interpreters at the Hoyt-Barnum House will relate stories of the horrific lives of Stamford founders in the 17th and 18th centuries. Get a glimpse of colonial life as you learn about gruesome accidents and disfiguring diseases. Hear the tale of Stamford’s own witch, Elizabeth Clawson.
October 26 & 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tours are at 7, 8 and 9 pm. Space is limited!
This graphic program is intended for ages 12 and up. Tickets are $15 a person and $10 for members. Send a check with your name, phone, email and preferred tour time to the Stamford History Center, 1508 High Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. For reservations call 203-329-1183.
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