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The Barnum Museum, Bridgeport
(3/5 based on 25+ reviews on the web)
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • A tornado slammed through the Phineas Taylor Barnum museum in Bridgeport, Conn., in 2010, damaging the building and necessitating a multi-year renovation with a hoped-for completion in 2019 or 2020. B...  more »
  • We traveled here just to see this place. Not thinking that we would need to check and see if they would be open during normal business hours, we get here and they are closed. We check out there hours ...  more »
  • This place was hardly a museum before it was hit by a tornado which it still hasn't recuperated from 2.5 years later; front windows boarded up and very mediocre displays….. kind of insulting to one of...  more »
Google
  • Must check for the hours & days there open. There closed in Saturdays.
  • Admission‎: Adult $8; Senior $6;Student/Military $6; Child (4-17) $5; Child (0-3) Free. Offer AAA discount. The building itself is cool. The Mummy and Tom Thumb exhibits are good to see. ‎
  • Yawn. Not worth the visit. We were in and out in a half hour, tops