The Barnum Museum

820 Main St.
Bridgeport, CT 06604- Map It
Phone: (203) 331-1104

AAA Editor Notes

The Barnum Museum is at 820 Main St.; due to renovations, the collection is temporarily housed in the People's United Bank Gallery behind the museum. Exhibits chronicle the life and times of P.T. Barnum. Included is a 3,500-piece scale model of a miniature five-ring circus, a replica of the Feejee Mermaid and “General” Tom Thumb's miniature carriages.

Hours: Thurs.-Fri. 11-3. Closed major holidays. Allow 1 hour minimum.